Dere Street | Chew Green

In the North East of England for the Binchester excavations –

Dere Street, the Roman road that passes through Binchester, here runs north across what is now the English-Scottish border.

There was a medieval village – Kemblepath – up here in the wilds of Upper Coquetdale. On the site of Chew Green, the Roman fort and earthworks.

Map – UK Government M(ulti) A(gency) G(eographic) I(nformation) for the C(ountryside)

(Aerial photo – Tim Gates)

Dere Street crosses the River Coquet.

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