Local History: Eglingham

  • Description

    "Eglingham parish lies in north Northumberland, not far from the North Sea coast. It has a varied landscape ranging from moorland to rolling farmland with many well-preserved archaeological monuments dating from prehistoric period onwards. Apart form the village of Eglingham, the present settlement pattern is one of scattered farmsteads. Little is known about the parish in early prehistoric times and the first piece of evidence belongs to the Neolithic or Bronze Age...."
  • Owner

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

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://www.keystothepast.info/article/10339/Site-Details?PRN=N13744
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 1 week, 3 days ago
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