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Hadrians Wall Milecastle and Turret, Melkridge

Description: Hadrians Wall Milecastle and Turret

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 November 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 240789

OS Grid Reference: NY7309067096
OS Grid Coordinates: 373090, 567096
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9977, -2.4222

Location: Melkridge, Northumberland NE49 9PH

Locality: Melkridge
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE49 9PH

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Listing Text

NY 76 NW
(North side, off)
12/61 Hadrian's Wall,
24/11/67 milecastle and

Hadrian's Wall; milecastle 41 and turret 40B. AD 122, reconstructed AD 205.
Rubble core with dressed stone faces. Course of wall runs west from near
Green Slack (NY 744767) to near Caw Gap (NY 726668). Several stretches of
c.l.5-metre high wall masonry. Sites only of milecastle and turret. Scheduled
Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NY7309067096

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Source: English Heritage

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