Greaves Ash Camp (Ingram)
These earthworks stand on a spur of land. There are two circular stone-walled enclosures which surround at least sixteen hut circles. To the west is a smaller enclosure which surrounds two several hut circles. The site was excavated in 1861 and a glass arm ring was found. These remains are probably of Iron Age date, though occupation probably continued into the Roman period. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Roman (43 to 410)
Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
|Event(s):||FIELD SURVEY, Hill forts and settlements in Northumberland ; G Jobey|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Ingram
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