Haltwhistle Burn 1 Temporary Camp

Marching or Temporary Camps

Haltwhistle Burn 1 is rectangular camp lies only 50m N of the NE corner of the Trajanic fortlet, and is aligned to the E, as evidenced by its surviving gates, set centrally in the short W side and another in the S side, offset to the E some 50m frrom the SE corner angle; any corresponding gateways in the N & E sides have been erased by a modern road which cuts across the NE corner of the camp.

Map References for Haltwhistle Burn 1 Temporary Camp

NGRef: NY715662 OSMap: LR86/87

OS National Grid Reference: NY714662
Dimensions:276 x 482 ft (84 x 147 m)
Area: 2½ acres (1 ha)

Roman Roads near Haltwhistle Burn 1 Temporary Camp

Probable Trackway: N (0.25) to Cawfields (Northumberland) Stanegate: E (3.5) to Vindolanda (Chesterholm, Northumberland) Stanegate: W (3.5) to Magnis Carvetiorvm (Carvoran, Northumberland) Stanegate: E (1) to Seatsides Stanegate: W (1.25) to Svnny Rigg