Cawthorn and Wheeldale

Quick Facts

Cawthorn Roman Camps

Cawthorn Roman Camps Earthworks12Where

North York Moors, Yorkshire

Map &  Website & North York Moors National Park – Cawthorn

When

Built between AD 90 – 130

What Remains

  • Earthwork remains of two forts and one odd-shaped annexe surrounded by North York Moors National Park walking trails.
  • Located on a ridge overlooking a stream and views of the moor landscape.

Wheeldale Road

Wheeldale RoadWhere

North York Moors, Yorkshire

Map & Website

Though 18th century antiquarians believed Wheeldale to be a Roman road subsequent archaeological study has thrown doubt on this. Its origins are uncertain.

 

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