Turret 36b (Bardon Mill)
This small Roman tower on Hadrian's Wall was demolished when the larger Roman fort of Housesteads was built. Small towers like this would have sheltered Roman soldiers, and given them a good view over the surrounding countryside. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.
|Historical period:||Roman (43 to 410)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
|Event(s):||WATCHING BRIEF, An archaeological watching brief in association with a coring survey along the B6318 'Military Road', Throckley-Gilsland, Tynedale, Northumberland 2007; Pre-Construct Archaeology|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Bardon Mill
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