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Trinity Church (Corbridge)

This is the site of the church of Holy Trinity. It was first mentioned in 1356 and was still standing in 1549, though it must have fallen out of use sometime after this point. The ruins were cleared away before the end of the 18th century and the site converted into a garden. The area has now been built over and a row of houses called Trinity Terrace now stands there. In the 20th and 21st centuries building work in the area has found many burials, which were probably from the churchyard.

Reference number:N8994
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Conservation area
Event(s):WATCHING BRIEF, No 8 Trinity Terrace, Corbridge 1992; P RYDER
WATCHING BRIEF, Trinity Terrace, Corbridge. Archaeological monitoring and excavation 1996; THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL PRACTICE
WATCHING BRIEF, Land at Sunnybrae, Stagshaw Road, Corbridge 2004; North Pennines Archaeology Ltd
WATCHING BRIEF, 7 Trinity Terrace, Corbridge 2010; The Archaeological Practice Ltd
WATCHING BRIEF, 39 Roman Way, Corbridge 2010; The Archaeological Practice Ltd

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Source of Reference
Local History of Corbridge


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