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8110


N Tyneside


Backworth/Holywell township boundary


Backworth, Holywell


NZ37SW


Civil



Parish Boundary


Medieval?



Earthwork


Township boundary appears on mid nineteenth century maps, probably much earlier, possible medieval origin. Presently comprises a deep ditch on the west side and bank on the east side up to 1m high and 2.5m wide.


3025


7338


NZ30257338



Ordnance Survey first edition, 1865

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