2012

NY9864 : Roman Remains at Corbridge

taken 12 years ago, near to Corbridge, Northumberland, England

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Roman Remains at Corbridge
Roman Remains at Corbridge
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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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts Derelict, Disused other tags: Archaeological Excavation Ruins Archaeological Site Roman First Century 1st Century Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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NY9864, 666 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
David Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 18 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 23 October, 2012
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9819 6484 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.6898N 2:1.7887W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9818 6483
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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