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The Cumbrian Coastal system, showing forts, milefortlets, towers and road system v1 - black & white, no labels

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posted on 2020-03-27, 13:35 authored by Nicky GarlandNicky Garland

Map of Cumbrian Coastal system that forms part of the Hadrian’s Wall frontier zone along the western coast of the UK. Black and white, no labels. The map including features of the wall itself (curtain wall, wall ditch and vallum) alongside position of major forts, milefortlets, towers and road system. Map was created using shapefiles produced as part of Hadrian’s Wall Community Archaeology Project, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund (Garland 2020a, 2020b, 2020c). All other elements visible on the map (rivers, DTM created using 50m contours) were created using Ordnance Survey OpenData. Map was created using ArcGIS ArcMap 10.5 in OSG36 (EPSG:27700) co-ordinate system.


Contains OS data © Crown Copyright [and database right] [2020] - OS Open Rivers and OS Terrain 50

Garland, N. (2020a): Hadrian's Wall - Frontier system. figshare. Dataset.

Garland, N. (2020b): Hadrian’s Wall – Forts. figshare. Dataset.

Garland, Nicky (2020c): Hadrian’s Wall – Roman Roads. figshare. Dataset.

Garland, N. (2020d): Hadrian’s Wall – The Cumbrian Coast. figshare. Dataset.


HG-16-08924 - National Lottery Heritage Fund



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