HADRIANS WALL MILECASTLES AND TURRETS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1156389

Date first listed: 24-Nov-1967

Statutory Address: HADRIANS WALL MILECASTLES AND TURRETS, B 6318

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: HADRIANS WALL MILECASTLES AND TURRETS, B 6318

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Henshaw

National Park: NORTHUMBERLAND

National Grid Reference: NY 74732 67586

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History

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Details

HENSHAW B 6318 NY 76 NW and NY 76 NE (North side, off) 12/42 and 13/42 Hadrian's Wall, 24/11/67 milecastles and turrets I

Hadrian's wall; milecastles 39 and 40; turrets 38A, 38B, 39A, 39B and 40A. AD 122, reconstructed AD 205. Rubble core with dressed stone faces. Course of wall runs west from Milking Gap (NY 771679) to near Lodhams Slack (NY 737673). Several stretches of well-preserved, c.l.5-metre high wall masonry. Remains of milecastle 39. Sites only of milecastle 40 and turrets. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NY7473267586

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 240770

Legacy System: LBS

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