Keys to the Past

Resting Gap unenclosed settlement and field system (Melkridge)

An unenclosed prehistoric round house accompanied by scattered clearance cairns and about 3 hectares of cord rig survive as earthworks at Resting Gap.

Reference number:N6549
Historical period: Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)
Event(s):AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead 1999; T GATES
FIELD OBSERVATION, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead. An air photographic survey 2003; T Gates
AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead. An air photographic survey 2004; T Gates



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Melkridge


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