Cartington deserted medieval village (Cartington)

  • Description

    "Cartington medieval village is first mentioned in old documents in the 13th century when a small share of land was held by John le Viscount. Following this, there are records of the number of people paying tax at Cartington in 1296 and through the 14th century. A tower is first recorded there in 1415 and later settlement is documented from the 16th to the 19th centuries. A series of earthworks lies near the castle...."
  • Owner

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

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 years, 12 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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