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Hadrians Wall - Cuddys Crags to Housesteads Wood - N Face

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The N face of Hadrians Wall between Rapishaw Gap and Housesteads Wood was originally cleared of debris and restored by Clayton in the mid-19th century. The Wall stands up to 8 courses and contains up to 6 courses of original Roman masonary and some well preserved hard mortar. Archaeologi...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Hadrians Wall on Steel Rig - N face Section 2

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

N face of Clayton Wall from the field wall at NY 75146759 to where the Wall turns S towards Peel Gap at NY 75216759. 6/7 courses, av 1.60m high, 2m wide, 69.07m in length. Turf capping. Considerable bulge 28m from start. Only foundations Roman for 40m but 1 course Roman for last 30m.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Hadrians Wall at NW Angle of Housesteads Fort

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

This length of Wall was originally excavated and restored by Clayton at some point after 1852 when he began excavations at Housesteads (Bruce 1867, 181; Bosanquet 1904, 193ff). In 1909 FG Simpson began to investigate the relationship between the Great Wall and the NW angle of Housesteads F...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Hotbank - S Face Section 4

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Restored line of Hadrians Wall from the E facing stepped offset at NY77356830 to the W facing vertical offset at NY77386839. Length 82.35, height 1.25m, width 1.7m. Up to 4 Roman courses with hard mortar but modern top courses bulging at several points along its length. Turf cap eroded and...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Hotbank - N Face Section 3

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

N face of Clayton Wall from the junction with the field wall at NY77416841 to the butt end of the Wall at NY77906858. Length 539m, the condition of the Wall ranges from poor at the W end to good at the E end, with a distinct change in the type of masonary coming at about 304m, from roughly...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Hotbank - S Face Section 7

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Restored line of Hadrians Wall from W facing vertical offset at NY77436840 to the W facing vertical offset at NY77456842. Length 30.1m, height 1.23m, width 2.02m. 1-2 Roman courses; horizontal offset projecting up to 0.2m from Wall for 21.8m.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Hadrians Wall on Steel Rig - S face Section 1

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

S face of Clayton Wall from the road at NY 75076759 to where the Wall turns S towards Peel Gap at NY75216759, 6/7 courses, 1m high, 139.89m in length. Roman footings for 60m from junction with field wall, 2 Roman courses but without hard mortar 55m from juction, continuing for 60m, last 20...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

Hotbank - S Face Section 12

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Restored line of Hadrians Wall from the E facing vertical offset at NY77776854 to the butt end of the Wall at the junction with the collapsed field wall at NY7792 6657. Length 130.3m, av height 1.23m - 1.54m, av width 1.92m - 2.18m. Clayton Wall Survey numbers C7, C6, C5, C4, C3, C2, C1.1/...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

S face - Section 3 - Clayton Wall

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

This length of Hadrians Wall was cleared and restored by Clayton between 1848 and 1873. However, this section of Clayton Wall is in a bad state of disrepair and has lost not only much of its turf cap but has totally collapsed at 2 points along its length. The S face of the Wall stands at 6...

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Section 3 - Housesteads Crags E of Milecastle 37 - S Face

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

From the junction with the Milecastle wall E at NY78516870 to the junction with the field wall at NY78586875, Housesteads plantation. Length 202m, av width 1.85m, av height 1.20m, 6-8 courses. This section of Wall is remarkable for the number of vertical offsets it contains. The turf cap h...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290