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Roman Milestone Against West Wall of Rokeby Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Rokeby, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.523 / 54°31'22"N

Longitude: -1.8739 / 1°52'26"W

OS Eastings: 408257

OS Northings: 514195

OS Grid: NZ082141

Mapcode National: GBR HJC4.3D

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.5KXZ

Entry Name: Roman Milestone Against West Wall of Rokeby Park

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160889

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111734

Location: Rokeby, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Rokeby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text


13/144 Roman milestone
against west wall
of Rokeby Park


Roman milestone, removed to present position in C18. Sandstone. Roughly-
shaped cylindrical pillar 2.0 metre high. Inscribed dedication to emperors
Gallus and Volusianus (A.D.251-3). Found in or before 1727 near south-west
corner of Greta Bridge fort.

Collingwood & Wright, Roman Inscriptions of Britain (1965) p.713, no. 2279.

Listing NGR: NZ0825714195

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