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Hadrians Wall, Milecastles and Turrets, Greenhead

Description: Hadrians Wall, Milecastles and Turrets

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 November 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 240720

OS Grid Reference: NY6826366742
OS Grid Coordinates: 368263, 566742
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9942, -2.4976

Location: Greenhead, Northumberland CA8 7JD

Locality: Greenhead
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: CA8 7JD

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Listing Text

NY 66 NE and NY 76 NW
(North side, off)
11/72 and 12/72 Hadrian's wall,
24/11/67 milecastles
and turrets

Hadrian's wall; milecastles 43, 44, 45 and 46; turrets 42B, 43A, 43B, 44A, 44B,
45A and 45B. AD 122, reconstructed AD 205. Rubble core with dressed stone
faces. Course of wall runs west from Cawfields (NY 712665) to Holmhead (NY
659660). Several stretches of c.1.5-metre high wall masonry. Sites and some
remains of milecastles and turrets. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NY6826366742

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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