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Platform with Roman Altars on Lawn West of Rokeby Park, Rokeby

Description: Platform with Roman Altars on Lawn West of Rokeby Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111736

OS Grid Reference: NZ0823314184
OS Grid Coordinates: 408233, 514184
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5229, -1.8743

Location: Mortham Lane, Rokeby, Durham DL12 9RZ

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

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Listing Text


13/146 Platform with
Roman altars on
west of Rokeby Park


Platform, C18, with Roman altars. Squared stone paved platform with step to
south; enclosed by flat-coped dwarf wall carrying 5 Roman altars (south-
eastern has legible inscription; dedication to Mars, set up by Enemnogenus),
along with other Roman and medieval fragments.

Mars altar probably brought from Birdoswald.

Collingwood & Wright, Roman Inscriptions of Britain (1965) p.250 No. 742.

Listing NGR: NZ0823314184

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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