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Roman Milestone Against West Wall of Rokeby Park, Rokeby

Description: Roman Milestone Against West Wall of Rokeby Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111734

OS Grid Reference: NZ0825714195
OS Grid Coordinates: 408257, 514195
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5230, -1.8739

Location: Mortham Lane, Rokeby, Durham DL12 9RZ

Locality: Rokeby
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9RZ

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Listing Text


13/144 Roman milestone
against west wall
of Rokeby Park


Roman milestone, removed to present position in C18. Sandstone. Roughly-
shaped cylindrical pillar 2.0 metre high. Inscribed dedication to emperors
Gallus and Volusianus (A.D.251-3). Found in or before 1727 near south-west
corner of Greta Bridge fort.

Collingwood & Wright, Roman Inscriptions of Britain (1965) p.713, no. 2279.

Listing NGR: NZ0825714195

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Source: English Heritage

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