Hadrian's Wall - Milecastle 5 - Quarry House

Milecastle

Milecastle 5 (Quarry House) was the first – Milecastle west of Pons Aelius fort of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. No remains exist of the – Milecastle, though its supposed position is at the junction of the A186 Westgate road and the B1311 Corporation Street. No remains currently exist. Nothing is known of the long/axis or gateways type of – Milecastle 5.