Glencorse Mains Fortlet

Marching or Temporary Camps

Glencorse Mains Fortlet was discovered from the air by RCAHMS in 1976. The entire south-west side, also the east and west angles with short lengths of the attached sides are all that is known, but local topography limits the ground available.

References for Glencorse Mains Camp

  • Air Reconnaissance in Roman Britain 1977-1984 by G.S. Maxwell & D.R. Wilson in Britannia xviii (1987) p.41.

Map References for Glencorse Mains Camp

NGRef: NT2362 OSMap: LR66

OS National Grid Reference: NT233627
Dimensions: 395 x c.330 ft (120 x c.100 m)
Area: c.2¾ acres (c.1.1 ha)

Roman Roads near Glencorse Mains Camp

ENE (6) to Elginhavgh (Lothian)