Keys to the Past

Holwick, White Earth (Holwick)

A small fragment of pottery was found here. It was decorated with a pattern of squares made from the marks of a rope or cord. It is probably a piece of late Neolithic date.

Reference number:D587
Historical period: Late Neolithic (2900BC to 2200BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Monument
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1019453

To find out more about a particular site, please click the Identify button (i) on the toolbar, then click the site on the map.
The Historic maps option is only available when the map scale is between 2500 and 10000.

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Holwick

Disclaimer -

Please note that this information has been compiled from a number of different sources. Durham County Council and Northumberland County Council can accept no responsibility for any inaccuracy contained therein. If you wish to use/copy any of the images, please ensure that you read the Copyright information provided.