Keys to the Past

Stone cist from North Sunderland (North Sunderland and Seahouses)

A stone-lined grave containing a burial and three pots was found in the yard of the Blue Bell Inn in 1862. The Inn is now a house known as Croft House. This burial was probably of Bronze Age date.

Reference number:N5901
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Conservation area

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Source of Reference
Local History of North Sunderland and Seahouses

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