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Monument Number 1007914

Hob Uid: 1007914
Location :
Northumberland
Warden, Simonburn
Grid Ref : NY8798171470
Summary : Two Roman centurial stones were found in 1912 in stones fallen from the reduction wall immediately east of Turret 29b. Both are now in Chesters Museum. The two stones are listed as numbers 1517 and 1518 in the Roman Inscriptions of Britain.
More information : Two Centurial stones found in 1912 in stones fallen from the reduction wall immediately east of Turret 29b. Both now in Chesters Museum.
The stones are recorded as No.1517 and No.1518 in the Roman Inscriptions of Britain. Stone No. 1517 measures 9x6 inches and Stone No.1518 measures 8x5 inches. Both stones were found having fallen from the reduction-wall immediately east of Limestone Bank Turret (29b). (1)

According to English Heritage's Corporate GIS the find site of the two stones lies in a World Heritage Site. The National Grid Reference for the find site is: NY8798171470 (2)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : The Roman inscriptions of Britain, 1. Inscriptions on stone
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Source Number : 2
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : 1:1250, 2008
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Roman
Display Date : Roman
Monument End Date : 410
Monument Start Date : 43
Monument Type : Centurial Stone
Evidence : Find

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Hadrian's Wall Project Number
External Cross Reference Number : NY 8771/17
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 26053
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Roman Inscriptions of Britain (RIB)
External Cross Reference Number : 1517
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External Cross Reference Source : Roman Inscriptions of Britain (RIB)
External Cross Reference Number : 1518
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NY 87 SE 49
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, RCHME: HADRIAN'S WALL PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1988-01-01
End Date : 1993-08-01