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N5702

Bilton Common, bell pits

Lesbury

55.385118, -1.665350

Opened:

Closed:

17th c

17th c

Entry Created:

10 May 2022

Last Updated:

10 May 2022

Reclaimed

Condition:

Owners: 

Description (or HER record listing)

A map drawn in 1624 shows bell pits on Bilton Common. The area was later quarried and nothing remains of the bell pits

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Historic Environment Records

Durham/Northumberland: Keys to the Past

Tyne and Wear: Sitelines

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