Keys to the Past

Fredden Hill Bronze Age field system (Wooler)

These are the remains of a Bronze Age field system on Fredden Hill. It includes a cairnfield and an enclosure containing internal divisions. It is thought that these are Bronze Age in date, and are probably some of the earliest remains of agriculture in the Cheviots. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N1468
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wooler

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