Keys to the Past

Earthworks at West Loups, Cotherstone Moor (Cotherstone Moor)

Baldersdale, West Loups © DCC 2007
Baldersdale, West Loups © DCC 2007

The remains of an earthwork enclosure stands at this site. It contains at least one rectangular building. The enclosure may be of prehistoric date, though the building may be of Roman or early medieval date. This is a Scheduled Ancient Monument protected by law (1).

Reference number:D3485
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Early Neolithic (4000BC to 3300BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Monument
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1016601

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