Keys to the Past

Haughton medieval village (Humshaugh)

A village is recorded at Haughton in the 13th century. There are few documents about the village but it seems to have survived to some extent until the 19th century. It was cleared away when the parkland at Haughton Castle was created about 1816.

Reference number:N9280
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

To find out more about a particular site, please click the Identify button (i) on the toolbar, then click the site on the map.
The Historic maps option is only available when the map scale is between 2500 and 10000.

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Humshaugh

Disclaimer -

Please note that this information has been compiled from a number of different sources. Durham County Council and Northumberland County Council can accept no responsibility for any inaccuracy contained therein. If you wish to use/copy any of the images, please ensure that you read the Copyright information provided.