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Hadrians Wall, Milecastles and Turrets

A Grade I Listed Building in Greenhead, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9942 / 54°59'39"N

Longitude: -2.4976 / 2°29'51"W

OS Eastings: 368263

OS Northings: 566742

OS Grid: NY682667

Mapcode National: GBR CB0P.2H

Mapcode Global: WH90V.LQWP

Entry Name: Hadrians Wall, Milecastles and Turrets

Listing Date: 24 November 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155916

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240720

Location: Greenhead, Northumberland, CA8

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Greenhead

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Haltwhistle Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 66 NE and NY 76 NW
(North side, off)
11/72 and 12/72 Hadrian's wall,
24/11/67 milecastles
and turrets

Hadrian's wall; milecastles 43, 44, 45 and 46; turrets 42B, 43A, 43B, 44A, 44B,
45A and 45B. AD 122, reconstructed AD 205. Rubble core with dressed stone
faces. Course of wall runs west from Cawfields (NY 712665) to Holmhead (NY
659660). Several stretches of c.1.5-metre high wall masonry. Sites and some
remains of milecastles and turrets. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NY6826366742

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