Turret 37a (Bardon Mill)
This turret is at the top of the ridge on Hotbank Crags. All that remains to be seen is a earth platform, though there are buried remains beneath. The turret was deliberately demolished during the Roman period and the Roman wall was built across the site. 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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