Keys to the Past

Roman enclosure south-west of Hartburn (Hartburn)

This enclosure was found by aerial photography in the 1960s, and was visible as a cropmark. It lies near the route of the Devil's Causeway Roman road and was probably a small Roman settlement or enclosure for farm animals built by the native Britons.

Reference number:N10441
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hartburn

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