Roman gateway through Hadrian's Wall at Milecastle 37, Bardon Mill, Northumberland

Roman gateway through Hadrian's Wall at Milecastle 37, Bardon Mill, Northumberland
Photograph taken October 1994 © Copyright Historic England Archive Photo Library ref: k940746

Milecastles were built every mile along the barrier to control access through Hadrian's Wall. This is the north gateway of Milecastle 37 and lies just west of Housestead's fort.

Location

Northumberland Bardon Mill

Period

Roman (43 - 409)

Themes

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gate gateway wall defence hadrian Roman (43 - 409)