Lanchester Roman fort (Longovicium), Lanchester - County Durham (UA)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Lanchester Roman fort (Longovicium)
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1002361
  • Local Planning Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Site Type: Defence > Fort


  • Unitary Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Parish: Lanchester
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North West Durham
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Arable ploughing
  • Trend: Unknown
  • Ownership: Mixed, multiple owners

Contact Details

Kate Wilson 0191 269 1221

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England