Earnstree Park (also known as Earnstrey Park)5520

Abdon, England, Shropshire

Brief Description

Earnstree Park, located below Brown Clee, was first recorded as a wooded hay in 1177. It became an open park in the late medieval period, and was enclosed in the 18th century. It is now lost.

History

Earnstree Park, was

recorded as a hay in 1177. Between the 14th and 16th centuries the wooded hay became an open park, and during that period many sales of wood are recorded. The park was inclosed with the rest of Brown Clee in 1760.

Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Diddlebury
History

Period

  • Medieval (1066-1540)
  • 12th Century
References

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