Keys to the Past

Roman inscribed stone south of Hadrian's Wall (Henshaw)

A Roman stone was discovered in 1960 built into a modern field wall just south of Hadrian's Wall. It was inscribed with the letters CASSWS. Later in the 1960s, this part of the field wall collapsed and the stone was unfortunately lost.

Reference number:N6579
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Henshaw


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