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Hobberlaw deserted village (Denwick)

Hobberlaw, or Birtwell as it was also known, was part of the barony of Alnwick in medieval times. The two names may have been interchangeable, but today there is only a farmstead called Hobberlaw.

Reference number:N4532
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Denwick

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