NY6665 : Carvoran (Magna) Roman Fort

taken 13 years ago, near to Greenhead, Northumberland, Great Britain

Carvoran (Magna) Roman Fort
Carvoran (Magna) Roman Fort
The name means stone or rock. Carvoran lies at the junction of the Stanegate and the Maiden Way. The fort measures 129 m by 123 m and covers about 1.65 ha (4 acres). {Source: "Handbook to the Roman Wall" (14th Edition) by J Collingwood Bruce.}
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 22 April, 2009   (more nearby)
Saturday, 27 June, 2009
Roman archaeological site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 664 657 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.1180N 2:31.5107W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 666 658
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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