Keys to the Past

Watergate Sike shieling (Wark)

These are the remains of a turf-built medieval shieling. It is rectangular in shape and has an entrance in the middle of the south-east wall.

Reference number:N7727
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wark


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