Keys to the Past

Ordley (Hexhamshire and District)

The hamlet of Ordley was described as a large town in 1663. However, today there are only a few cottages and none of any great age. The older buildings are now only earthworks in the gardens and fields around the present hamlet.

Reference number:N8341
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1956; J L Davidson



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hexhamshire and District
Local History of Hexhamshire and District


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