The Moot Hall, Hexham, Northumberland

The Moot Hall, Hexham, Northumberland
Photograph taken 04 July 2001 © Mr Bob Cottrell ARPS AFIAP DPAGB. Source Historic England Archive ref: 239167

This hall was built in the 14th or early 15th century. It is on the site of an earlier (pre-1355) Moot Hall. It also housed a chapel, gaol and until 1838 a court.

Location

Northumberland Hexham

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

hall jail court crime punishment Medieval (1066 - 1484)