Keys to the Past

Red House (Sandhoe)

These are the remains of the Roman fort of Red House, which was built in the first century AD. The foundations of fifteen timber-framed buildings were found. Traces of the defences have also been recorded.

Reference number:N8670
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Sandhoe


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