Keys to the Past

Possible ditches (Hexham)

A geophysical survey of the bowling green to the north-west of Hexham Abbey showed traces of a rubble filled ditch. It has suggested that these may be the remains of Roman rubble.

Reference number:N8981
Historical period: UNCERTAIN
Legal status:Conservation area
Event(s):GEOPHYSICAL SURVEY, Geophysical Surveys at Hexham: Initial Resistive Tomography Surveys 1998; Dept Electronics, University of York

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hexham

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