Keys to the Past

Roman Altar (Chollerton)

A Roman altar was found in Chollerton churchyard in 1827. It had been turned upside down and turned into a font by cutting a hollow in the base.

Reference number:N9299
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Chollerton

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