Keys to the Past

Wark Village (Wark)

The village name `Wark' is a local word for earthwork, and it refers to the castle which stood above the River Tyne.

Reference number:N7814
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
20th Century (1901 to 2000)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wark


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