Keys to the Past

Fleetham Shrunken Village (Beadnell)

The village of Fleetham belonged to the Bamburgh Cell of Nostell Priory. Documentary evidence shows that it survived until the 18th century by which time it was just a small hamlet. No earthwork remains of the settlement can be seen, but ridge and furrow,

Reference number:N4976
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Beadnell

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