Tort Hill

Sawtry

 

Scheduled Ancient Monument

 

Iron Age feature and drainage ditch. Roman enclosure and ditch. Moated site. Circular earthwork measuring 82 ft.

 

1642-1651                   During: Gun platform protecting the road heading north from London on Ermine Street.

1965                            Excavated.

1993                            Excavated by Cambridge County Council Archaeological Field Unit.

1995                            Excavated by Cambridge County Council Archaeological Field Unit.

1995                            Water pipeline laid over part of the site.

1996                            Excavated by Birmingham University Field Archaeology Unit.

 

 

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