Roman bridge remains at Hunwick Gill (Hunwick)

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  • Description

    "To either side of the Hunwick Gill ravine are the remains of the Roman road Dere Street. The road is raised on a platform to either side of the gill and retains its alignment, suggesting the presence of a bridge. No dressed stones have been found here and it is thought that the bridge was constructed of timber to join the earthwork abutments...."
  • Owner

    Keys to the Past
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 years, 10 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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