NT9137 : Pace Hill

taken 7 years ago, near to Crookham, Northumberland, Great Britain

Pace Hill
Pace Hill
Bronze Age cremations were found on the hill in the C19th and re-excavated in 1984 LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )
There are crop marks of a palisaded enclosure and later Iron Age hill fort LinkExternal link
Pace Hill also features in reports of the later stages in the Battle of Flodden (September 9th 1513).
The Battle of Flodden Field :: NT8837
Also called the Battle of Branxton Moor. It was fought on September 9th 1513 between an invading Scots army under King James IV and an English army commanded by Thomas Howard, Earl of Surrey. It ended in a victory for the English and was the largest battle (in terms of numbers) fought between the two nations.

Wikipedia: LinkExternal link
UK battlefields Trust: LinkExternal link
The Remembering Flodden Project: LinkExternal link
Flodden Archaeology: LinkExternal link
Our Past History: LinkExternal link
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NT9137, 21 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 25 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 June, 2010
Category
Hill   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 9135 3728 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:37.7408N 2:8.3363W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 9133 3733
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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