Tyne and Wear HER(11730): Gosforth, golf course, slit trenches - Details
Gosforth, golf course, slit trenches
Slit trenches seen and mapped from air photographs. Seen as crop and soil marks beneath the position of a former gun-laying mat (HER 5499). At least two lines of trenches were seen, lying at right angles. One line of castellated appearance ran for 230m east-west. The other of chevron appearance ran north-east to south-west for just over 100.
English Heritage Hadrian's Wall WHS Mapping Project, 2008, 1433714; Aerial Photograph NMR OS/92057 100 19-APR-1992