Keys to the Past

Low Hag Heap of Iron Slag, Forest-in-Teesdale (Forest-in-Teesdale)

This is the heap of iron slag on the north bank of Hag Sike. It is probably the remains of a metalworking site of unknown date.

Reference number:D489
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Early Iron Age (800BC to 300BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Monument
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1017124
Event(s):Survey at Force Garth Pasture, Teesdale 2011; Oxford Archaeology North doi:10.5284/1018779

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