24 Jan - 23 Dec 2022
24 Jan - 23 Dec 2022

The Lost Fort

Arbeia, South Shields Roman Fort 

28 Mar 2022 - 02 Oct 2022 , 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

DELIVERED BY: Arbeia, South Shields Roman Fort

There is tantalising evidence of a Hadrianic period fort in South Shields that predates the Antonine fort of Arbeia. This small exhibition will explore what we know and don’t know about this ‘lost’ fort that controlled sea and river access to the Roman frontier.