Keys to the Past

Little Shield Settlement (Bardon Mill)

Three or four stone hut circles can be seen on aerial photographs of this site, along with field boundaries. They are inside a roughly rectangular enclosure on the edge of a rock outcrop. Sites such as this usually date to the Iron Age or Roman period.

Reference number:N6678
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)
Event(s):AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead 1999; 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 Bardon Mill

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