High Rochester to Bridge of Aln Roman road (Otterburn; Harbottle)
This Roman road runs between High Rochester and Bridge of Aln. It once connected the Roman forts of Bremenium and Alauna. Earthworks on the site of Branshaw deserted medieval village are part of the remains of the Roman road.
|Historical period:||Roman (43 to 410)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
|Event(s):||TRIAL TRENCH, Otterburn Training Area, Northumberland. Archaeological Evaluation 1995; The Archaeological Practice|
WATCHING BRIEF, South Lodge, Callaly 2008; Bamburgh Research Project
WATCHING BRIEF, Watching Brief at Petty Knowes, Rochester, Otterburn, Northumberland, NE19 1RH 2013; AAG Archaeology
Source of Reference
Local History of Otterburn
Local History of Harbottle
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