Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

HARDKNOTT ROMAN FORT


HARDKNOTT FORT
Photo Andrew Tivenan

Hardknott (Mediobogdum) Fort was built in stone between AD120's high on Hardknott Pass through the Cumbrian mountains on the Roman road from Ravenglass to Ambleside. The fort was abandoned 1800 years ago but the walls still stand six foot high.

Managed by English Heritage.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan
Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

 

Directions
9 miles north-east of Ravenglass
Hardknott Pass, Eskdale LA20 6EQ

 



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