Keys to the Past

Hawden medieval village (Newbrough and Fourstones)

The earliest record of a settlement at Hawden is in the 14th century when it was described as a hamlet in 1325. The hamlet does not seem to have survived the Middle Ages and by 1604 only one farmstead stood there.

Reference number:N7575
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Newbrough and Fourstones


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