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Following the departure of the Romans, who had a small fort two miles to the west which guarded the crossing of the River Skell by the Great North Road, an early wooden Saxon church was established at Campsall... Find Out More


Little is known about Norton until it was recorded in the Domesday Survey of 1086 when it probably had a population of 100 who were solely concerned with agriculture. During the medieval period that followed... Find Out More


An English Heritage funded excavation at Sutton Common near Askern in South Yorkshire brought light to remains of a mysterious and unique Iron Age site-almost a "ghost village" of seemingly scarcely... Find Out More