Hauxley - Local History

  • Description

    "Hauxley parish lies on the North Sea coast in mid-Northumberland. The parish is relatively low lying and made up of fertile farmland and a rocky island called Coquet Island, which lies about one kilometre offshore. The area has a long history with remains dating from prehistoric submerged forests to 19th century coal mines. The earliest evidence of human activity in the parish comes from a collection of Mesolithic and Neolithic flint tools. Some were found in excavations at Low Hauxley..."
  • 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-Detailsx?PRN=N13745
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 8 years, 5 months ago
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