NT8928 : Cultivation terraces north of Hethpool

near to Hethpool, Northumberland, Great Britain

Cultivation terraces north of Hethpool
Cultivation terraces north of Hethpool
A large area of cultivation terraces on the south and south-east slopes above the Eldon Burn were possibly originally constructed in the Iron Age but certainly in use in the medieval period, possibly associated with the deserted mediaeval village of Hethpool, which is thought to have been located near to Hethpool House LinkExternal link
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2012
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NT8928, 36 images   (more nearby)
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Date Taken
Friday, 28 September, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 29 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Woodland, Forest  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 8921 2858 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:33.0479N 2:10.3548W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 8941 2850
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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