Coronation Wood hut circles (Earle)
This is a group of hut circles standing on a north-facing hill slope near the summit of Snear Hill. At least five stone round houses can be seen. North of this lie a field system made up of stone and earth banks, clearance cairns and slight traces of cord rig. Two possible Bronze Age burial cairns stand in a group of clearance cairns even further to the north. These remains are Scheduled Monuments protected by law.
|Historical period:||Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)
Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
|Event(s):||FIELD SURVEY, Field Survey in Northumberland 1979|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Earle
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