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Unenclosed settlement and field system south-west of Brands Hill (Cheviotside)

South-west of Brands Hill is an extensive prehistoric landscape. It includes an unenclosed round house settlement and associated field system, together with at least two burial cairns and dates to the Bronze Age. The field system stretches for several hundred metres and has scattered clearance cairns, banks and enclosures. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N1767
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, Field Survey in Northumberland 1979

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Source of Reference
Local History of Cheviotside
Local History of Cheviotside

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