Keys to the Past

Cocklaw (Wall)

This is the site of the deserted medieval village of Cocklaw. Although a village was recorded here in the late 13th century all that survives now is a farmstead, though the earthwork remains of possible earlier buildings can be seen to the north.

Reference number:N9305
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1966; R W Emsley

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wall

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