Keys to the Past

Catcleugh Fold Roman period native enclosure (Kielder)

Between AD43 and AD410, during the Roman occupation of Britain, native people built this oval-shaped enclosure surrounded by a bank. Although no traces of houses were found, the enclosure may have been a settlement. Today the enclosure has been partially destroyed by a forest track.

Reference number:N6272
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Kielder

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