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Gofton medieval village (Wark)

This is the site of the deserted medieval village of Gofton. It seems to have been deserted before the 16th century, and there has been a single farmstead. No earthworks can be seen in the vicinity of the modern farm.

Reference number:N7723
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wark

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