Rey Cross Roman Camp, Bowes Moor (Bowes Moor)
These are the remains of a well preserved Roman (AD43 to 410) marching camp on the summit of Stainmore. It was probably built in the mid to late 1st century AD. The entrances can be clearly seen. This is a Scheduled Ancient Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Roman (43 to 410)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Monument|
National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1016929
|Event(s):||Roman Military North Project 1971 - 1985; Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Bowes Moor
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