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Roman cemetery and Stanegate near Carvoran Roman fort (Greenhead)

The cemetery of Carvoran Roman fort and its civilian settlement lies on the east side of the fort alongside the Stanegate Roman road. Although there are no traces of the cemetery above ground, burials and tombstones have been found there s

Reference number:N6080
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1966; E C Waight

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Source of Reference
Local History of Greenhead

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