Deserted Settlement 200m SW of Broomfield Farm, Bentley.

Description of this historic site

The site of a deserted settlement dating to the Imperial period. It lies 200m north west of Chapel Farm.

Notes about this historic site

1 It is reported that this Deserted Medieval Village which he discovered and planned in 1967 was levelled and ploughed in 1968.
2 This plan shows a number of possible hollow ways, house platforms and drainage channels and the location of the remains of Holy Trinity chapel within the settlement.
3 A drawing of the ruined chapel in c1820 shows a house in the background, which indicates that this area of the settlement was still occupied at this time.

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