Keys to the Past

Green Hill enclosed settlement (Simonburn)

This is an enclosed settlement of Iron Age or Roman date. Recent ploughing has damaged it. It is rectangular in shape and contains at least one possible hut circle. Nearby are the damaged remains of fields and a trackway.

Reference number:N7864
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)
UNCERTAIN
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

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Source of Reference
Local History of Simonburn


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