Keys to the Past

Dukesfield (Slaley)

This is the site of Dukesfield, a shrunken medieval village, which was first recorded in 1256. By the 16th century only two families lived here. There is little to be seen here now, though there is an earth bank close to Middle Dukesfield Farm.

Reference number:N8347
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Slaley


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