Keys to the Past

Post-medieval farmstead at Fernie Knowe (Kielder)

People lived in a one or two-roomed cottage at Fernie Knowe at some time in the post-medieval period. The foundations of the cottage can still be seen as earthworks. North of the cottage, the boundary banks of a garth or small field can still be seen today.

Reference number:N6284
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Kielder


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