Keys to the Past

Hadrian's Wall (Acomb; Sandhoe; Wall; Corbridge)

This section of Hadrian's Wall runs from Portergate Cottage to the Milecastle 24. The Wall runs beneath the B6318 for the entire length of this section, though the remains of the ditch survive well, as do the remains of the vallum. The Wall is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N8717
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
WATCHING BRIEF, B6318 signing improvements at Stanley Plantation and East Wallhouses 2011; Pre-Construct Archaeology

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Acomb
Local History of Corbridge
Local History of Wall
Local History of Sandhoe


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