Keys to the Past

Shotton (Kilham)

The large farm at Shotton marks the site of what must have once been a large medieval hamlet. A document of 1541 records that it had been laying in a state of waste for more than thirty years. A small area of earthworks are visible.

Reference number:N808
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Kilham


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