Keys to the Past

Fredden Hill (Wooler)

These are the remains of a Bronze Age field system on the western side of Fredden Hill. The northern section of the area includes a large cairnfield, an irregularly shaped enclosure and an earth bank. One of the cairns was probably used as a Bronze Age burial mound. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N1566
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Wooler


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