Croy Hill Roman Fortlet
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
Excavations at Croy Hill revealed that the 2nd century fort lies atop an earlier Roman camp, which has been linked - though with precious little evidence - to the 1st century campaigns of Agricola in Scotland.
About Croy Hill Roman Fortlet
Address: Antonine Wall, Croy, Strathclyde, Scotland
Attraction Type: Roman Site
Location: Off the B802 between Croy and Dullatur. Car park at the west end of Croy, then by path to the summit of Croy Hill.
Website: Croy Hill Roman Fortlet
Photo Credit: Chris Wimbush, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
Opening Details: Open access site, usually accessible at any reasonable time
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NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Bar Hill Fort - 1.2 miles (Roman Site)
Colzium Estate and Garden - 1.4 miles (Garden)
Dullatur - 2.3 miles (Roman Site)
Antonine Wall, Castlecary Roman Fort - 4.3 miles (Roman Site)
Antonine Wall, Seabegs Wood - 5.7 miles (Roman Site)
Antonine Wall, Rough Castle - 7.2 miles (Roman Site)
Watling Lodge (Antonine Wall) - 8.8 miles (Roman Site)
Battle of Bannockburn Heritage Centre - 10 miles (Museum)
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