Ravens Cleugh defended settlement (Elsdon)
Ravens Cleugh is said to be the site of a Roman period farmstead. It is described as an earthwork in the 1940s but since that time it has not been located. However, a small settlement has been seen on an aerial photograph in 1992 and may be the same site.
|Historical period:||Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)|
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1957; A S Phillips|
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1970; B H Pritchard
DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Land at Liberty Hill, Raylees, Elsdon 2017; The Archaeological Practice Ltd
Source of Reference
Local History of Elsdon
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