Keys to the Past

Elsdon village green cockpit (Elsdon)

The remains of an old cockpit lie on Elsdon village green. The circular earthwork is about 10.6m in diameter with a shallow ditch and an outer bank around it. The central platform has an oak tree planted on it.

Reference number:N9767
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):GEOPHYSICAL SURVEY, The Village Green, Elsdon, Northumberland - A geophysical survey 2004

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Source of Reference
Local History of Elsdon


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