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Stamford (Rennington)

This is the site of the deserted medieval village of Stamford. It was first recorded in the 13th century, but had declined by the 18th century. There were many earthwork remains of the early village, including earth platforms and ridge and furrow.

Reference number:N5646
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, Deserted Medieval Villages of North Northumberland 1978; P J Dixon
WATCHING BRIEF, Stamford Farm 2002; THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL PRACTICE

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Source of Reference
Local History of Rennington


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