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Roman Resited to Rear of Clifton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Boston Castle, Rotherham

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Latitude: 53.4297 / 53°25'47"N

Longitude: -1.3461 / 1°20'46"W

OS Eastings: 443543

OS Northings: 392747

OS Grid: SK435927

Mapcode National: GBR MX1S.C8

Mapcode Global: WHDDK.9271

Entry Name: Roman Resited to Rear of Clifton House

Listing Date: 19 February 1986

Last Amended: 19 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192081

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335661

Location: Rotherham, S65

County: Rotherham

Electoral Ward/Division: Boston Castle

Built-Up Area: Rotherham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Clifton St James

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

10/29 Roman remains
resited to rear
of Clifton House
Remains of Roman granaries from Templeborough fort. Early C2; resited 1916
following excavations at original site in 1877-78 and 1916. Sandstone.
Fragmentary remains of the portico and colonnaded verandah of a pair of granaries
now displayed in original orientation and layout. One complete column of the
portico has been re-erected; fragments and bases of others. Colonnaded verandah
represented by sill wall with bases worked on the plinth blocks. Associated
remains scattered at random in adjacent garden bed.
T. May, The Roman Forts of Templeborough Near Rotherham, 1922, p39.

Listing NGR: SK4354392747

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