Eskdale Prehistoric Trail:The nine sites


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1. Boonies: A Romano-British farmstead

2. Bailiehill: A Magnificent hill citadel

3. The Knowe: A fortlet, farm or fortified croft

4. Castle O'er: The most superb of the Esk Valley hill forts

5. Over Rig: A unique and perplexing site - fascinating but mysterious

6. Bessie's Hill: A fort and enclosure

7. The Loupin' Stanes: A small but impressive stone ring

8. The Girdle Stanes: A large stone ring

9. King Schaw's Grave: A burial kist, once buried under a vast cairn


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