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West Lilburn deserted medieval village (Tillside)

West Lilburn is mentioned in a document written in 1296. The village, which included a mansion and houses, was demolished in the mid-19th century and the site was planted with trees.

Reference number:N3506
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1969; B H Pritchard

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Tillside
Local History of Tillside
Local History of Tillside

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