Keys to the Past

Fishpond (Simonburn)

The remains of a number of enclosures or medieval shielings stand on the ridge between Fozy Moss and Sewingshields Castle. Amongst them are the remains of a probable medieval fishpond.

Reference number:N7840
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead 1999; T GATES

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Simonburn

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