Keys to the Past

Milfield North pit alignment (Milfield)

An aerial photograph taken here showed cropmarks made by a line of filled-in pits. Archaeologists dug two of these pits and discovered pottery and the remains of wooden posts. The pits were dug in the Neolithic or the Bronze Age.

Reference number:N1841
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)
Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Milfield

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