Keys to the Past

Tillmouth deserted medieval village (Cornhill-on-Tweed)

There is documentary evidence for a tower and a village at Tillmouth from the 15th century. All that remains today are narrow ditches visible as faint cropmarks on aerial photographs.

Reference number:N971
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Cornhill-on-Tweed

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