Joseph Wade’s Hut, Bilsdale West Moor

Joseph Wade’s Hut, the feature looked interesting on the map, but all I could find was just a cairn on a bronze age round barrow. Round barrows generally occupy prominent positions in the landscape and are thought to have had a funerary function although they may have also marked the boundaries of prehistoric peoples.

The view is overlooking Ryedale and in the far distance is Black Hambleton.

Link to map showing location.


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