Keys to the Past

Grindon Hill Roman homestead (Newbrough and Fourstones)

A rectangular enclosure on Grindon Hill is probably the remains of a Roman period native homestead. It is surrounded by a bank of earth and stone and there is a possible hut circle inside.

Reference number:N7563
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1966; R W Emsley



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Newbrough and Fourstones


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