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Shaftoe shrunken medieval village (Capheaton) - 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The information on this website is based on a range of published and unpublished works.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.

(1) Tomlinson, W.W., 1901. Comprehensive Guide to Northumberland (London), 272.
(2) Wrathmell, S., 1975. Deserted and Shrunken Medieval Villages in Southern Northumberland from the Twelfth to the Twentieth Centuries (PhD Thesis Cardiff), 485-7. This is an unpublished report. Further information can be obtained from here.
(3) Davies, J. and Davidson, J., 1988-89. Northern Archaeology 9, 82.
(4) This site was seen on aerial photographs (Ref: RAF/CPE/Scot/221/4369-70 1947; Cambridge University AQO43 1967). Further details about looking at a copy of these photographs can be obtained from the home page.
(5) Unpublished sources were used to create this record. For further information about these sources please contact us quoting the following reference number:N10570.