Keys to the Past

Side deserted medieval village (Newbrough and Fourstones)

The earliest record of a settlement at Side is in the 13th century when it is recorded in the Iter of Wark for 1279. Side was described as a hamlet in the 14th century but only a single farm existed there by 1767. Side is now known as Greyside and there are no earthwork remains of former settlement.

Reference number:N7614
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Newbrough and Fourstones


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