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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: HADRIANS WALL, MILCASTLES AND TURRETS

List entry Number: 1045249

Location

HADRIANS WALL, MILCASTLES AND TURRETS, B 6318

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthumberlandUnitary AuthoritySimonburn

National Park: NORTHUMBERLAND

Grade: I

Date first listed: 24-Nov-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 240792

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Details

SIMONBURN B 6318 NY 87 SW and NY 87 SE (North side, off) 8/108 and 9/108 Hadrian's wall, milecastles and 24.11.67 turrets I

Hadrian's wall; milecastles 30, 31, 34 and 35; turrets 29B, 30A, 30B, 33B, 34A and 35A. AD 122, reconstructed AD 205. Rubble core with dressed stone faces. Course of wall runs through 2 sections of Simonburn parish: west from near Black Carts Farm (NY 883713) to Brocolita Roman Fort (NY 856712); west from near Shield on the Wall (NY825706) to Sewingshields Crags (NY 800700). Several stretches of well-preserved 1.0 to 1.5-metre high wall masonry. Remains of milecastles 30 and 35 and of turret 35A; sites only of other milecastles and turrets. Scheduled Ancient Monuments.

Listing NGR: NY8181470532

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National Grid Reference: NY 81814 70532

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