Keys to the Past

Hillfort (Chollerton)

This Iron Age hillfort stands on the summit of Oxhill. It is surrounded on three sides by steep hill slopes. It is surrounded by a single earth and stone rampart. The remains of at least two possible buildings can be seen inside the enclosure. A slight ditch runs across the south side of the site. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N9207
Historical period: Iron Age (800BC to 43AD)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Chollerton

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