Buteland medieval village (Birtley)

  • Description

    "The remains of a medieval village survive as earthworks on Buteland Fell. Buteland is first mentioned in documents in the 13th century when Richard of Buteland held the manor. The village remains include a group of building foundations and enclosures which all lie within an oval banked enclosure with ridge and furrow cultivation around the north and west sides....."
  • Owner

    Keys to the Past (Durham & Northumbria County Councils)
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.keystothepast.info/article/10339/Site-Details?PRN=N8056
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 years, 11 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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