Keys to the Past

South Carrawburgh Iron Age enclosure (Newbrough and Fourstones)

The earthwork remains of an Iron Age enclosure stand in the shelter of a rocky bluff. The enclosure is semicircular with a ditch around it. It was first discovered from aerial photographs.

Reference number:N7896
Historical period: Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1956; A S Phillips
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1965; J R Foster
AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead 1999; T GATES



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


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