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Burnt mound, east of Widdy Bank Farm, Forest-in-Teesdale (Forest-in-Teesdale)

This burnt mound lies on the south side of the River Tees. It is visible as a circular bank of burnt stones and charcoal. This site probably dates to the prehistoric period. This is a Scheduled Ancient Monument protected by law (1).

Reference number:D5152
Historical period: Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)
Legal status:Scheduled Monument
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1017126

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