Keys to the Past

Clifton cropmark settlement (Stannington)

An aerial photograph of this site shows the cropmarks of a rectangular enclosure surrounded by a ditch. There are also traces of at least one hut circle. These are probably the remains of an Iron Age or Roman period settlement.

Reference number:N11705
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Stannington

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