Tyne and Wear HER(5270): Benwell, Condercum Fort, Roman ditches - Details
Benwell, Condercum Fort, Roman ditches
Two parallel ditches were found running southwards from the south-east corner of the fort. The western ditch has been traced for a distance of c.71 metres. They must post-date the infilled and levelled vallum.
<< HER 5270 >> Archaeologia Aeliana, 1927, 4, ser 4, p 161, and 4 ser 5, 1928, p73 Tyne and Wear Museums, 1991, The Roman Fort at Benwell and Its Environs, A survey of the extent and presentation of the archaeological remains