Keys to the Past

Titlington South, Iron Age and Roman period native settlement (Hedgeley)

People lived and farmed at Titlington South, over 2000 years ago, in what archaeologists call the Iron Age. During the Roman period, people continued to live and farm here in a similar way. The settlement consists of earthwork which are all that remain of a circular enclosure surrounded by an earth and stone bank. Inside the enclosure are the remains of two stone round houses. Titlington South Iron Age and Roman period native settlement is a Scheduled Monument, protected by law.

Reference number:N4373
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, Hill forts and settlements in Northumberland ; G Jobey

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hedgeley

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