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Willowford Bridge Abutment is part of Hadrian’s Wall in northern England. Here the masonry was left abandoned by the relentless drift west of the River Irthing forcing the Romans to rebuild in tandem with migration of the river.



Hadrian’s Wall at Birdoswald Roman Fort

This evening, I am posting information on Birdoswald Roman Fort on Hadrian’s Wall.

By way of background, the whole of the western thirty miles of the Wall, including the Birdoswald area, was originally built of turf but subsequently rebuilt in stone commencing at end of Hadrian’s reign (AD 138) and then again after reoccupation of the Wall in the 160s.

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