Keys to the Past

St Mary's Chapel (Belford with Middleton)

These are the earthwork remains of a medieval chapel called St Mary's. It was probably built by the Muschamp family. The foundations are about 20m by 7m and can be seen on the edge of Chapel Crag on a natural elevation of rock. It appears to be surrounded by an earth bank.

Reference number:N5112
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Conservation area
Scheduled Ancient Monument

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Belford with Middleton
Local History of Belford with Middleton

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