Tyne and Wear HER(189): Throckley, Broom Hall, rectilinear enclosure - Details
Throckley, Broom Hall, rectilinear enclosure
A probable rectilinear ditched enclosure, 47 m long, 42 m+ wide, with a single entrance visible. The south side of the suggested enclosure is not visible on the available aerial photo. An alternative interpretation of these features is as bellpits or mine shafts.
<< HER 189 >> Aerial Photograph, J.K. St. Joseph, 1959, Cropmarks, Callerton Lane End, 19 July, AAK 48 -Cambridge University Collection D.W. Harding, ed. 1975, Archaeology in the North: Gazetteer R. Miket, 1984, The Prehistory of Tyne and Wear, p. 16 no. 10 and plate 1.5