Milecastle 36, Hadrian's Wall (Haydon)
Earthworks are all that remain of this Roman milecastle on the summit of Kings Hill. It is part of Hadrian's Wall, and is known as Milecastle 36 by archaeologists, who excavated it in 1946. Milecastle 36 is a Scheduled Monument, part of the Hadrian's Wall World Heritage Site.
|Historical period:||Roman (43 to 410)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
|Event(s):||AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead 1999; T GATES|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Haydon
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