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Roman Wall

A Grade I Listed Building in Horncastle, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.2076 / 53°12'27"N

Longitude: -0.1178 / 0°7'4"W

OS Eastings: 525801

OS Northings: 369494

OS Grid: TF258694

Mapcode National: GBR JSG.T76

Mapcode Global: WHHKJ.5M5T

Plus Code: 9C5X6V5J+3V

Entry Name: Roman Wall

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Last Amended: 25 March 1987

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262704

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434249

Location: Horncastle, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN9

County: Lincolnshire

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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TF 2569

(south side)
Roman Wall
(formerly listed under St. Mary's Square)


Section of south curtilage wall and south-west bastion of Roman
settlement. Late C3-mid C4. Spilsby sandstone rubble. Section
of rubble core of wall running westwards up to 2.83 metres high
and 12.25 metres long. Another section beyond 2.20 metres high
and 13.20 metres long. Section of rubble core of south-west
bastion to west, up to 2.20 metres high and 4.60 metres long.
Source: Field and Hurst, pp.49-50, p.85. Scheduled as an
Ancient Monument, No. 44.

Listing NGR: TF2580169494

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