Keys to the Past

Prehistoric enclosures and field system north-west of Langlee Crags (Cheviotside)

North-west of Langlee Crags is a prehistoric landscape that contains three enclosures, an extensive field system, with lynchets, field plots, field clearance and burial cairns, and Bronze Age unenclosed hut circles. The remains all survive as earthworks. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N1745
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)
Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, Field Survey in Northumberland 1979
WATCHING BRIEF, Access tracks at Langleeford 2002; Oxford Archaeology (North)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Cheviotside
Local History of Cheviotside


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