Keys to the Past

Beal (Kyloe)

This is the site of the deserted medieval village of Beal, which was first recorded in the early 13th century. By 1769, all that remained was a small hamlet on the road to Holy Island. The tithe map of 1847 shows two rows of houses and yards. Now the remains of some of these building can now be seen as earthworks.

Reference number:N4107
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Kyloe


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