Keys to the Past

Rectilinear Enclosure (Norham)

The cropmarks of at least three enclosures are visible on an aerial photograph west of Wideopen Plantation. They are probably the remains of Roman period settlements

Reference number:N974
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Event(s):FIELD SURVEY, Some rectilinear settlements of the Roman period in Northumberland; Further notes on rectilinear earthworks in Northumberland: some Medieval and Later settlements 1960

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Source of Reference
Local History of Norham


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