NY9864 : Corbridge Roman Site

taken 7 years ago, near to Corbridge, Northumberland, Great Britain

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Corbridge Roman Site
Corbridge Roman Site
The remains of two substantial granaries can be seen at the excavated ruins of the Roman Settlement at Corbridge
Corbridge (Coria) Roman Site
Located 2.5 miles (4.0 km) south of Hadrian's Wall and sitting astride the intersection of Roman Dere Street and Stanegate, Corbridge was initially the site of a series of important forts. But after Hadrian's Wall was fully commissioned it developed into a prosperous town.

Abandoned after the collapse of Roman rule in Britain, the town centre has been systematically excavated. It is currently in the guardianship of English Heritage and is open as a visitor attraction, including a site museum.

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Date Taken
Thursday, 18 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 23 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9818 6486 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.7006N 2:1.7980W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9818 6489
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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1st Century  First Century  Roman  Archaeological Site  Archaeological Excavation  Ruins 

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