Keys to the Past

Walwick medieval village (Humshaugh)

The earliest record of a village at Walwick is in the late 12th century. It is also mentioned in some later documents and shown on an 18th century map as a small settlement with seven buildings. It now has about five houses and a farmstead but there are no earthworks of the previous buildings.

Reference number:N9318
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):WATCHING BRIEF, Walwick Cottage and Camberwick, Walwick, Humshaugh 2019; The Archaeological Practice Ltd

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Humshaugh

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