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Hadrians Wall Milecastle and Turrets Hadrians Wall, Milecastle and Turrets, Thirlwall

Description: Hadrians Wall Milecastle and Turrets Hadrians Wall, Milecastle and Turrets

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 November 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 240840

OS Grid Reference: NY6383466245
OS Grid Coordinates: 363834, 566245
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9895, -2.5667

Location: B6318, Thirlwall, Northumberland CA8 7EB

Locality: Thirlwall
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: CA8 7EB

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Listing Text

NY 66 NW and NY 66 NE
(North and south
sides, off)
10/34 and 11/34 Hadrian's wall,
24/11/67 milecastle and

Hadrian's wall; milecastle 47; turrets 47A and 47B. AD 122, reconstructed
AD 205. Rubble core with dressed stone faces. Course of wall runs west from
Holmhead (NY 659660) to Gilsland (NY 634662). Several short stretches of c.1.0-
metre high wall masonry. Sites only of milecastle and turrets. Scheduled
Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NY6383466245

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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