Rough Castle Roman Fort

Location type


Name and dates

Rough Castle Roman Fort (142-162)

Opened on the Tourist - Castles and big houses.


Description

This fort was located on Antonine's Wall. There was an annex (extension) to the east. The fort may have been built on the site of an earlier Agricola period fort.

To the north is the Scottish Central Railway and to the south, and much closer, the Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway. Some finds were made in the construction of the latter.

06/02/2018

Tags

Roman Roman Fort Fort Antonine^s Wall

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67
NLS Map
NLS Map