Keys to the Past

The Cragg Romano-British farmstead (Corsenside)

A Romano-British farmstead was discovered by aerial photography in the 1980s. It is rectilinear in shape and enclosed by a bank of stones and boulders standing up to 0.8m high. There is an entrance through the south-east wall, but no features were seen inside as it has been disturbed.

Reference number:N7968
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Corsenside

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