Small multivallate hillfort and tower mill on Shackleton Beacon Hill, Heighington - Darlington (UA)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Small multivallate hillfort and tower mill on Shackleton Beacon Hill
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1016867
  • Local Planning Authority: Darlington (UA)
  • Site Type: Defence > Hillfort

Location

  • County: Tees Valley
  • Unitary Authority: Darlington (UA)
  • Parish: Heighington
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Sedgefield
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree growth
  • Trend: Improving
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Thomas Gledhill 0191 269 1203

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England