Keys to the Past

Stanegate Roman road at Haltwhistle Burn (Haltwhistle)

The Stanegate was the main east-west Roman road and runs south of Hadrian's Wall. As it approaches the Haltwhistle Burn it can be seen as a ridge about 8m wide with a ditch on each side. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N6547
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Haltwhistle


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