Dog Friendly Day Out in Northern England

Stanwick Iron Age Fortifications

A dog friendly day out in Darlington, Yorkshire.

Forcett Village
Darlington
Yorkshire

Telephone: 0870 3331181
Website: www.english-heritage.org.uk/day
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Key Info:
Located on a minor road off A6274 at Forcett Village (OS Map 92; ref NZ 178124).

Description:
An excavated section, part cut into rock, of the ramparts of the huge Iron Age trading and power-centre of the Brigantes, the most important tribe in pre-Roman northern Britain. Some 4 miles (6.5 kilometres) long, the defences enclosed an area of 766 acres (310 hectares). Following Roman conquest, the Brigantian centre moved to Aldborough Roman Site.

Opening Times:
All year at any reasonable time.

Dog Restrictions:
Dogs on leads are welcome, restricted areas only. The site may contain hazardous features.

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