This is a henge of Neolithic date. These are circular enclosure surrounded by ditches, probably used for a religious purpose. This is a good example of a monument class which is very rare in Northumberland. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
Source of Reference
Local History of Chollerton
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