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The Castles, Bedburn (Bedburn) - Source of Reference

The information on this website is based on a range of published and unpublished works. Below is a list of the source of information used in writing this record.

No. Originator(s) Date Title Notes
1 Ordnance Survey Archaeology Card NZ13SW8
2 Birley, E 1954 `The Castles', Hamsterley vol.111, p.223
3 Hodgkin, J.E 1934 The Castles Camp, Hamsterley, Co.Durham Vol.7. Page 92-98.
4 Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle-on-Tyne Third series, Vol 1, pages 64-70.
5 Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle-on-Tyne Fourth Series. Volume 6, p263
6 Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle-on-Tyne Third series, Volume 5, pages 194-195
7 Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle-on-Tyne Third Series. Volume 10, pages 146-8
8 Page, W 1905 to 1968 The Victoria County History County Durham Volume 1 Volume 1. Page 348-9
9 Hutchinson, W 1785 to 1794 The history and antiquities of the county palatine, of Durham Volumes I, II, and III Volume 3, pages310-311
10 Mackenzie, E, Ross, M 1834 An Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive View of the County Palatinate of Durham Vol 2 Page 275.
12 McCord, N, Proud, J K 1971 Durham History From the Air Ref 12 Page 16; Page16
13 Fairless, K 1997 The Castles, Hamsterley Volume 9, pages 9-17
14 Depart of Adult Education Durham University 1982 Hamsterley and South Bedburn in 1851 2nd Ed
15 Pears 2005 Unknown Aerial Photograph
16 Hill, P Apr-2007 Survey of The Castles, Hamsterley, Co. Durham
17 1995 Fort below Willance's Leap, Whitcliffe Scar, Richmond North Yorkshire
18 Clack, P. A. G., Gosling, P. F. 1975 Archaeology in the North Gazeteer
19 Collins, R, Gerrard, J Aug-2002 The Castles, Hamsterley, Survey Project Report, 26-31 May 2002
20 McKinley, J I 2014 'The Castles', West Shipley Farm, Hamsterley, County Durham
21 Turnball, P, Jones, R 1978 The Archaeology of the coal measures and magnesian limestone escarpment in co. Durham South Bedburn, Archaeology. P. 72, no. 4