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Blackcarts Turret

nr Tower Tye, Northumberland

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Looking east

A 460-metre (1,509 feet) length of Hadrianís Wall including one turret

The southern side of the wall looking east

The southern side of the wall  looking towards the east

Looking towards the east, the turret can be seen near the centre of this photo

Slightly closer the centre of the wall showing the northern side

Location: Blackcarts Turret, nr Tower Tye, Northumberland

Grid Reference: NY888714 Ceremonial County: Northumberland

Map Link: Multimap

Aerial photo: Multimap   Google 

Getting there: By the side of the B6318 Road west of Walwick, see map link above

Access: From a gateway from a small side road
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Opening Times: Open at all times

Charges: FREE

Nearby Locations: Temple of Mithras    many others on Hadrian's Wall - Featured Places
Other Location Pages: Hadrian's Wall Route Guide

Other Relevant Pages:   Roman Frontiers    Hadrian's Wall      

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Page Ref: Blackcarts_Turret Topic: Roman Britain Last Updated: 05/2010


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