NT9815 : North-east side of Hartside Hill

near to Greensidehill, Northumberland, Great Britain

North-east side of Hartside Hill
North-east side of Hartside Hill
Ramparts of the enclosed settlement can be seen on the hilltop NT9815 : Enclosed settlement, Hartside Hill

The old walls in the foreground are part of the remains of a later Romano-British settlement of possibly two ages, the earlier of rounded boundaries, the later more rectangular. 12 enclosures have been identified and approximately 6 hut circles, striking in aerial view LinkExternal link
A likely medieval period farmstead lies just to the south separated by modern walls of a sheepfold.

Remains of the walls and ploughing show that cultivated fields extended to the north NT9815 : Field remains on north-east ridge of Hartside Hill
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2012
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Date Taken
Friday, 21 September, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 25 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Grassland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 9873 1577 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:26.1489N 2:1.2974W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 9885 1584
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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