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Medieval fish pond near Ray Cottages, Kirkwhelpington (Kirkwhelpington)

Earthworks are all that can be seen today of a fishpond which was dug over 500 years ago, during the medieval period.

Reference number:N9413
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT, Steadings windfarm - cultural heritage impact, including assessment of cumulative effects 2007; Oxford Archaeological Associates

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Kirkwhelpington


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