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Wooden deserted medieval village, Lesbury (Lesbury)

This is the location of Wooden, which was a village in the medieval period. A document written in 1296 mentions that 10 taxpayers lived there at this time. A plan drawn in 1624 shows four houses. Wooden is a deserted medieval village.

Reference number:N5434
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Lesbury

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