Over 80 miles long it stretches from Wallsend on the east coast over to Burgh by sands in the west.
There was also a turf wall stretching down the west coast of Cumbria.
Vindolanda.Lots of detail and pictures.
Videos of Hadrian's Wall
Neil Oliver on bathing habits, Chesters and
This video is a good introduction to the Wall itself with these take aways:
- Connected already present buildings
- Fortlets every mile - milecastles.
- Bigger forts every 5 miles. Housesteads and Chesters mentioned.
- Hadrian Wall national trail.
Other videos include the music from King Arthur.
Our pages on Vindolanda
Small temple at Vindolanda
Wells and water at Vindolanda
Early civilian settlements at Vindolanda
Roman bath house at Vindolanda
The West Wall at Vindolanda
Severan barracks at Vindolanda
Roman strip house at Vindolanda
The Granary and stores at Vindolanda
HQ and praetorium at Vindolanda
Roman circular huts at Vindolanda
Roman toilets at Vindolanda
Chesterholm museum at Vindolanda
Roman temple at Vindolanda
Replica of Roman wall at Vindolanda
Batavians at Vindolanda
Vindolanda writing tablets
This Google map shows Housesteads
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Other external references
The main web address for the Wall.
Lots of background detail on wikipedia
The offical website for vindolanda