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Willowford Wall

Hob Uid: 1010562
Location :
Cumbria
Carlisle
Upper Denton
Grid Ref : NY6223066470
Summary : A part of the 914 metre (2,999 feet) stretch of Hadrian's Wall known as Willowford Wall. Willowford Wall is of narrow wall type, 2.2 metre wide on a broad wall foundation, 3 metres wide. It stands to a maximum height of 2.8 metres west of turret 48b. The remains have been consolidated.
More information : Consolidated and under guardianship as far as east bridge abutments (NY 6266/10). (1)

A part of the 914 metre (2,999 feet) stretch of Hadrian's Wall known as Willowford Wall. Willowford Wall is of narrow wall type, 2.2 metre wide on a broad wall foundation, 3 metres wide. It stands to a maximum height of 2.8 metres west of turret 48b. The remains have been consolidated. (2-3)

The section of the Wall at Willowford is depicted on the English Heritage 1;25,000 scale map of Hadrian's Wall published in 2010. (4)

Basic directions for users: Willowford Wall is situated west of a minor road three quarters of a mile west of Gilsland. (5)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : Keith Blood/14-DEC-1989/RCHME: Hadrian's Wall Project
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Source : Scheduled Monument Notification
Source details : 14-Jul-97
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Source : English Heritage Members' and Visitors' handbook 2008/9
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Source Number : 4
Source : An Archaeological Map of Hadrian's Wall, 1:25,000 scale
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Source Number : 6
Source : Heritage unlocked: Guide to free sites in Yorkshire and the north east
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Roman
Display Date : Built after AD 122
Monument End Date : 410
Monument Start Date : 122
Monument Type : Wall
Evidence : Structure

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External Cross Reference Source : Hadrian's Wall Project Number
External Cross Reference Number : NY 6266/5
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 26072
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : CU 28
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External Cross Reference Source : EH Property Number
External Cross Reference Number : 97
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NY 66 NW 173
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Relationship type : General association
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Relationship type : General association
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Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, RCHME: HADRIAN'S WALL PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1988-01-01
End Date : 1993-08-01