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Latitude: 55.029 / 55°1'44"N
Longitude: -2.286 / 2°17'9"W
OS Eastings: 381814
OS Northings: 570532
OS Grid: NY818705
Mapcode National: GBR DBG9.W1
Mapcode Global: WH90R.VVLL
Entry Name: Hadrians Wall, Milcastles and Turrets
Listing Date: 24 November 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1045249
English Heritage Legacy ID: 240792
Location: Simonburn, Northumberland, NE47
Civil Parish: Simonburn
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Simonburn
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
SIMONBURN B 6318
NY 87 SW and NY 87 SE
(North side, off)
8/108 and 9/108 Hadrian's wall,
Hadrian's wall; milecastles 30, 31, 34 and 35; turrets 29B, 30A, 30B, 33B, 34A
and 35A. AD 122, reconstructed AD 205. Rubble core with dressed stone faces.
Course of wall runs through 2 sections of Simonburn parish: west from near
Black Carts Farm (NY 883713) to Brocolita Roman Fort (NY 856712); west from
near Shield on the Wall (NY825706) to Sewingshields Crags (NY 800700). Several
stretches of well-preserved 1.0 to 1.5-metre high wall masonry. Remains of
milecastles 30 and 35 and of turret 35A; sites only of other milecastles and
turrets. Scheduled Ancient Monuments.
Listing NGR: NY8181470532
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