Keys to the Past

Romano-British Settlement on Coldberry Hill (Akeld)

These two adjoining enclosures sit on the south-east slope of Coldberry Hill. The larger enclosure is built from a bank formed of earth and rubble with occasional boulders. To the south-west, the smaller enclosure is marked by a low earth bank. At least

Reference number:N1553
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1955; A S Phillips
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1969; R W Emsley
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1976; S Ainsworth



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Akeld


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