Tyne and Wear HER(3670): Whickham, Limekiln Hill - Details
Whickham, Limekiln Hill
The 1st edition Ordnance Survey plan shows an area covered by trees and labelled "Limekiln Hill". Alan Rounding, co-author of "A Fighting Trade", says that this hill, like the three adjacent hills (HER ref. 1922-1924) are surrounded by a ditch and outer bank.
<< HER 3670 >> 1st edition Ordnance Survey Map, c.1855, 6 inch scale, Durham, 6 Pers comm. A. Rounding, 2001, letter to County Archaeologist- Historic Environment Record