NY6565 : Vallum ditch east of Gilsland

taken 6 years ago, near to Greenhead, Northumberland, Great Britain

Vallum ditch east of Gilsland
Vallum ditch east of Gilsland
The vallum ditch is in good condition here with a maximum depth of 1.8m. The north and south flanking mounds have been spread by ploughing, now with a maximum height of 0.8m. Further west on improved farmland all traces have been ploughed out.

The nearby farm is Chapel House.
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Date Taken
Friday, 25 September, 2015   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 6 October, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Primary Subject of Photo
Roman Remains 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 6519 6589 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.1827N 2:32.7305W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 65271 65867
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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