Roman Bridge at across the South Tyne River (Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh)
The abutment of a Roman bridge across the South Tyne River survives today at Underbank Farm. The position of the bridge would put it on the line of a possible Roman road between Corbridge and Epiacum. The abutment is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Roman (43 to 410)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
|Event(s):||WATCHING BRIEF, Burnstones - Slaggyford - Ayle OHL refurbishment, near Kirkhaugh: phase 1 Underbank and Kirkside Wood, between Kirkhaugh and Ayle 2009; Pre-Construct Archaeology|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh