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Brunton Turret and Wall

Brunton, Northumberland

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Remains of  turret 26B

Wall section and a 2.5 metre (8.2 feet) high turret, built by men of the Twentieth Legion.

looking west

The wall looking east, south is on the right and North where the ground  is lower on the left

The tallest part of the wall is from the North side, where its just over 8ft high

The turret with south side of wall

the view you first get when approaching this from the road

Entry from the Road to the footpath

Location: Brunton Turret and Wall, Brunton, Northumberland

Grid Reference: NY921699 Ceremonial County: Northumberland

Map Link: Multimap

Aerial photo: Multimap   Google

Getting there: Parking place on the side of the A6079, west of the cross roads at Low Brunton, which is just south of Chollerford.

Access: Footpath from the road across a field
Other Useful Websites: Geograph
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Opening Times: Open at all times

Charges: FREE

Nearby Locations: Chesters Roman Fort
Other Location Pages: Hadrian's Wall Route Guide

Other Relevant Pages:  Roman Frontiers    Hadrian's Wall      

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By: Keith Park   Section: Roman Key:  
Page Ref: Brunton_Turret Topic: Roman Britain Last Updated: 05/2010


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