Written Rock of Gelt: Roman quarry inscriptions, Brampton - Carlisle

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Written Rock of Gelt: Roman quarry inscriptions
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1014582
  • Local Planning Authority: Carlisle
  • Site Type: Industrial > Mineral extraction site


  • County: Cumbria
  • District / Borough: Carlisle
  • Parish: Brampton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Penrith and The Border
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with minor localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Natural erosion - moderate
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Unknown
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, WHS

Contact Details

Mike Collins 0191 269 1212

Next steps

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