Country Walk Summary

Blackcarts Farm near Hexham

Blackcarts farm is rich in Archaeology and also affords wonderful views of the countryside. Along the Hadrian’s Wall National Trail are some outstanding remains of the wall itself. There are 2 other Scheduled Monuments, remains of a roman fort and temporary camp, open access is provided at these to allow people to explore them. The route also links the National Trail to the site of Baden Powell’s first campsite.

County
NORTHUMBERLAND
Blackcarts Farm  - Click to see the Site Map (PDF)

Click to see the Site Map (PDF)
Grid Reference
NY884708 (link to Interactive Map in a new window)
OS Landranger No.
87
CPH Reference Number
31/378/0025
Near To
Hexham
Length of route
3.2 km (2.0 miles)
Area of Walk
8.6 ha
Best time to visit
Summer
Access end date
31/08/2019

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Information Last Updated
20 May, 2010