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Post-medieval long house at Hogswood Knowe (Kielder)

This stone long house was built at some time during the post-medieval period. It is mentioned in a document written in 1656 as `Hawkeswood'. After the long house fell into ruin, a sheep stell was built on its foundations.

Reference number:N6254
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Kielder

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