Welcome to our new website, the content is still there but hopefully now it is easier to find and now you have the option to join our site and gain access to even more content.


Brigantes Nation is a website for people interested in researching the Ancient Tribe of the Brigantes based in Northern England. However that primary research focus has expanded over the years to include other related topics including the very earliest of the prehistoric sites of the area, comparative studies based in order areas, Vitrified forts and many other aspects of British history and prehistory.

This site is two sites in one, for none members there is access to our main research pages which in some cases includes walking guides covering some of our greatest ancient sites.

For members we have an extensive set of private research pages which they can draw on in order to create their own contributions to the site. Membership includes access to our groups, forums, chat and posts. Membership is free, simply fill in our registration form, activate your account and wait for your membership to be approved.

Please note that there have been some problems with some activation emails! if you find you cannot activate your account please email me at the address in your activation message and I’ll set you up manually.




Benefits of Membership

It’s free!

Ability to comment on any post, to add your own thoughts and even research notes

Access  private research pages.

Ability to post in our groups and forums

Ability to connect with like minded people keen to research the Brigantes tribe.

Near Moor, North Yorkshire

Rock Art on Near Moor Site Notes For all my Grid Reference i give are from Ordnance Survey outdoor leisure 26 map ”North York Moors” western area. At SE48090 98917 this Neolithic Pointer lay’s close to a Bronze Age Field System. I have explored this area several times and find that much more time is …

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Yorkshire’s “Sacred Vale” – The Dawn of Brigantia

The “Sacred” Vale of Mowbray – Brigantia’s Neolithic Capital? More than 2,000 years before the discovery and widespread use of Iron an unprecedented bout of monument building in the centre of Brigantia created the Britain’s largest religious monument complex, a place that has been suggested as being Britain’s religious capital during the Neolithic Period. Whatever …

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Hutton Moor Henge, North Yorkshire

  Hutton Moor Henge, North Yorkshire. Hutton Moor Henge, Photo by Ray Selkirk Image Gallery Upload your photo’s for the site here  

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The Kingdom of Venutius

The Kingdom of Venutius – Brigantia – AD 69 “Inspired by these differences between the Roman forces and by the many rumours of civil was that reached them, the britons plucked up courage under the leadership of Venutius, who, in addition to his own natural spirit and hatred of the Roman name, was fired by …

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