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Angerton Steads Roman settlement (Hartburn)

The remains of a small Roman period settlement are known near Angerton Steads. Although it has been ploughed in the past it was still visible as an earthwork in the 1980s. It is roughly rectangular in shape with an entrance in the east side. Later ridge and furrow runs across the enclosure.

Reference number:N10581
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, Some rectilinear settlements of the Roman period in Northumberland; Further notes on rectilinear earthworks in Northumberland: some Medieval and Later settlements 1960

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hartburn

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