Keys to the Past

Old Town (Allendale)

The history of Old Town is obscure. It existed in the late 13th century but there then appears to be a gap until an early 17th century survey. Today there is a post-medieval farmstead and house at Old Town but no earthworks of the medieval settlement.

Reference number:N7296
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Allendale

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