Keys to the Past

Horncliffe Fort (Horncliffe)

An aerial photograph of this site shows the cropmarks of a rectangular enclosure surrounded by three ditches. This may be the remains of a Roman (AD43 to 410) fort. This is a Scheduled Ancient Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N2414
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Horncliffe

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