Archive for October, 2011

 
 
The early-modern landscape of Kielder

The early-modern landscape of Kielder

By Matt Greenhall The present-day landscape of Kielder national park is a far cry from its early-modern predecessor and shows little sign of its place within the turbulent history of the Anglo-Scottish borders. Lying in the English ‘Middle March’, the inhabitants of sixteenth and seventeenth-century Kielder were often vulnerable to the raiding of quasi-kin groups, […]