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Yarridge (Hexham)

This is the probable site of the deserted medieval village of Yarridge. It was first recorded in historical documents dating to the early 12th century. Only three buildings were marked there in a 1749 map, and all that remains there is a single farm. No earthworks can be seen.

Reference number:N8763
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Hexham Racecourse, High Yarridge 2011; The Archaeological Practice Ltd

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hexham


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