Keys to the Past

Blackarm farm, Kielder Water (Falstone)

The remains of a small farm lie amongst the tree plantations on the east bank of the Plashetts Burn at Kielder Water reservoir. All that survives of the post-medieval farm today are low earth mounds which show where the walls of the house once stood. The farm is shown as a ruin on the first edition Ordnance Survey map of 1865 and may date to the 18th or early 19th century.

Reference number:N6296
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

To find out more about a particular site, please click the Identify button (i) on the toolbar, then click the site on the map.
The Historic maps option is only available when the map scale is between 2500 and 10000.




See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Falstone


Disclaimer -

Please note that this information has been compiled from a number of different sources. Durham County Council and Northumberland County Council can accept no responsibility for any inaccuracy contained therein. If you wish to use/copy any of the images, please ensure that you read the Copyright information provided.