Keys to the Past

Cleugh Head (Tarset with Greystead)

These are the remains of a Roman period farmstead on top of a hill with wide surrounding views. It is roughly rectangular in shape and has a broad bank and ditch. Much of the site has been damaged by post-medieval ploughing. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N7936
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, Some rectilinear settlements of the Roman period in Northumberland; Further notes on rectilinear earthworks in Northumberland: some Medieval and Later settlements 1960
DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Field north of Greenhaugh Farm, Greenhaugh: Archaeological Assessment 2012; The Archaeological Practice Ltd

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Source of Reference
Local History of Tarset with Greystead
Local History of Tarset with Greystead


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