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1417


Newcastle


Walker, Stotts House, plough-marks beneath the mound


Walker


NZ26NE


Agriculture and Subsistence


Cultivation Marks


Plough Marks


Prehistoric/Roman



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When Jobey dug the surviving mound at Stotts House in 1964 he found beneath it plough-marks. These were the earliest evidence for human activity on the site and, because they predated the military way associated with Hadrian's Wall, he concluded they were either prehistoric or Roman.


2941


6568


NZ29416568



<< HER 1417 >> Excavation report, G. Jobey, 1965, Stotts House 'Tumulus' and the Military Way, Walker, Archaeologia Aeliana, 4, XLIII, 77-86

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