Keys to the Past

Quern (Berwick upon Tweed)

The upper part of a prehistoric quern was found at Folly Farm in 1963. Querns were stones used to grind corn to make flour. This type is probably of Roman or medieval date.

Reference number:N2393
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Berwick upon Tweed

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