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placename:- Magis
other name:- Burrow Walls
parish Seaton parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
roman fort
coordinates:- NY00363004
10Km square:- NY03

1Km square NY0030

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 53 7)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Burrow Walls
antiquity
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

text:- Rivet and Smith 1979

Perhaps the roman fort at Burrow Walls, Workington, Cumberland.

placename:- Magis
other name:- Burrow Walls
locality:- Burrow Walls
county:- Cumbria
roman fort
coordinates:- NY0030

notes Ruins of manor house and tower, within the remains of a roman fort.
Perriam, D R & Robinson, J: 1998: Medieval Fortified Buildings of Cumbria: CWAAS:: ISBN 1 873124 23 6; plan

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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