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The results of the geophysical survey were unusually clear as they showed the unmistakable outline of a Roman fortlet and faint traces of rectangular buildings, most probably barracks.
We learn that the two Roman fortlets are the only Exmoor sites which have been extensively excavated; we note how little is known about the prehistoric ceremonial monuments, the hillslope enclosures and the early Middle Ages.
Rated as Britain's most remarkable, visible group of Roman earthworks, it includes a temporary camp with a later series of camps and fortlets.