Tyne and Wear HER(987): Jarrow, Roman artifacts from north of Jarrow Hall - Details
Jarrow, Roman artifacts from north of Jarrow Hall
Roman masonry was said to have been found in 1800 during the building of Jarrow Hall. During excavations in 1989-90 north of the hall, "roofing tiles, squared blocks of buff sandstone and a fragment of an amphora" were recovered.
<< HER 987 >> J. Hodgson, 1840, History of Northumberland, Part 2, Vol. III, p. 230 S. Speak, 1990, Jarrow, Medieval Settlement Research Group, Annual Report, 5, p. 35