NY7969 : Hadrian's Wall north of King's Wicket

taken 3 years ago, near to Broomlee Lough [water Feature], Northumberland, Great Britain

Hadrian's Wall north of King's Wicket
Hadrian's Wall north of King's Wicket
The actual wall shown here is not the original Roman design but has been built or altered by farmers later on, using stones from the original Roman curtain wall Link , remnants of which can be found a few metres east of the modern field wall in this section. The curtain wall of Hadrian's Wall was much wider, consisting of two stone walls about two metres apart and backfilled with rubble. The high point in the distance is the western end of Sewingshields Crags.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 August, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 2 June, 2019
Geographical Context
Boundary, Barrier  Moorland 
Primary Subject of Photo
Wall 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7974 6953 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:1.1937N 2:19.1040W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7979 6939
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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