Keys to the Past

Turret 38a (Henshaw)

This turret was found by archaeologists during excavations here in 1911. Although there is nothing to see above ground, its remains survive as buried features. Its position meant it had a good view of land to the north and south. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N6559
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Legal status:Listed Building
Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Henshaw

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