Hadrian's Wall - Milecastle 6 - Benwell Grove

Milecastle

Milecastle 6 (Benwell Grove) was a – Milecastle of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. The exact location of this – Milecastle is unknown but the wall in this area runs beneath the A186. The area is built over with roads and terraced houses and no – Milecastle remains are known. In 1966 J Collingwood Bruce suggested that the site of – Milecastle 6 lay beneath the Benwell Grove road in Newcastle.