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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 MILECASTLES AND TURRETS

List entry Number: 1156389

Location

HADRIANS WALL MILECASTLES AND TURRETS, B 6318

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthumberlandUnitary AuthorityHenshaw

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: 240770

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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

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National Grid Reference: NY 74732 67586

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