Ancient Monuments

History on the Ground

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Carronbridge,Roman fortlet & enclosures

A Scheduled Monument in Mid and Upper Nithsdale, Dumfries and Galloway

We don't have any photos of this monument yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

If Google Street View is available, the image is from the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the monument. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 55.261 / 55°15'39"N

Longitude: -3.7807 / 3°46'50"W

OS Eastings: 286933

OS Northings: 597755

OS Grid: NX869977

Mapcode National: GBR 271L.9X

Mapcode Global: WH5VN.W1V6

Entry Name: Carronbridge,Roman fortlet & enclosures

Scheduled Date: 11 January 1978

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM4093

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: enclosure (domestic or defensive); Roman: fortlet

Location: Morton

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire


Laid out 1861 by Edinburgh Co-operative Building Company Association. 2-storey and attic row of housing with stairs to upper flat on one side. Rockfaced gable-end. Some later dormer alterations.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


No Bibliography entries for this designation

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Other nearby scheduled monuments is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact for any queries related to any individual ancient or schedued monument, planning permission related to scheduled monuments or the scheduling process itself. is a Good Stuff website.