Keys to the Past

Deserted medieval village at Catcherside (Kirkwhelpington)

Corsenside deserted medieval village was probably founded in the 12th century. It appears on a map drawn in 1576, but no trace of remains today. Archaeologists are not sure of the exact location of the village.

Reference number:N9429
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1967; D Smith

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Source of Reference
Local History of Kirkwhelpington

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