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Hadrian’s wall -Once Brewed to Winshield crag,Northumberland

Posted in Hadrians wall, mine, Nature, Northumberland, winshield crag, Youth Hostel with tags , , , , , , , , , on October 28, 2010 by jakeofwinterhill

old mine

near peel   turret

near turret 39a

the wall near turret 39b on way to winshield crag

me on the wall
the trig point at winshield crag
route we took
local Links
Local YHA
Info about Hadrian’s wall trail
Winshield Crag
Winshield crag  picture


Posted in Cumbria, Gilsland, Hadrians wall, Nature, Northumberland, Roman with tags , , , , , , , on October 25, 2010 by jakeofwinterhill

spot game find the butterfly

this is a pretend castle

Roman building remain at the fort

a corner turret

a gate  into the fort at Birdoswald

a hidden tunnel  in the old bridge

the wall  near Gilsland


this is a long slide in gilsland
route taken
walk based on the following web site
PDF file of walk
Local mountain rescue teams
Birdoswald site’s great  place to eat and great Cheese at this place !
Gilsland sites