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Roman Wall Now in Lobby of Public Library

A Grade I Listed Building in Horncastle, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2081 / 53°12'29"N

Longitude: -0.1155 / 0°6'55"W

OS Eastings: 525956

OS Northings: 369552

OS Grid: TF259695

Mapcode National: GBR JSG.TWP

Mapcode Global: WHHKJ.6M8G

Entry Name: Roman Wall Now in Lobby of Public Library

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262504

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434920

Location: Horncastle, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN9

County: Lincolnshire

District: East Lindsey

Civil Parish: Horncastle

Built-Up Area: Horncastle

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Horncastle Group

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

TF 2569
6/117
7.12.66

HORNCASTLE
WHARF ROAD
(north side)
Roman wall now in Lobby of Public Library

I

Section of south curtilage wall of Roman settlement. Late C3-mid
C4. Spilsby sandstone rubble. Stretch of rubble core of wall
approximately 18 metres long and approximately 1.2-1.5 metres
high. The Public Library, built c.1968, is of no special
architectural interest. Source: Field and Hurst, pp.49-54,
p.85. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument, No. 44.

Listing NGR: TF2595669552

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