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Iron Age defended settlement west of Titlington Mount (Hedgeley)

This Iron Age defended settlement is surrounded by a stone and earth bank. An extra bank outside the western side of the enclosure formed an annexe. Several house circles, in the main enclosure and the annexe can be seen as earthworks. This Iron Age defended settlement is a Scheduled Monument, protected by law.

Reference number:N3156
Historical period: Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, Hill forts and settlements in Northumberland ; G Jobey

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hedgeley


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