HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Historic England research records Result
Historic England research recordsPrintable version | About Historic England research records

Historic England Research Records

Monument Number 15461

Hob Uid: 15461
Location :
Northumberland
Henshaw
Grid Ref : NY7545063950
Summary : A Roman altar was found in 1838 in the foundations of a cottage at Hardriding, SW of Chesterholm Fort. The altar may be from the fort or a shrine. It is now in Chesters Museum.
More information : (NY 7545 6395) An inscribed Roman altar found in 1838
(No.1683) in the foundations of a cottage at Hardriding, 1 3/4 miles
SW of Chesterholm fort, is now in Chesters Museum.

Prof. Birley suggests that it probably came from a local shrine to
Cocidius rather than from the fort-site. (1)

No further information. (2)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : The Roman inscriptions of Britain, 1. Inscriptions on stone; addenda and corrigenda
Source details :
Page(s) : 529
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) : 1965
Source Number : 2
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 RWE 13-OCT-66
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) :

Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Roman
Display Date : Roman
Monument End Date :
Monument Start Date :
Monument Type : Altar
Evidence : Find

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NY 76 SE 5
External Cross Reference Notes :

Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON NY 76 SE 5
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1966-10-13
End Date : 1966-10-13