Hadrian's Wall, Sycamore Gap

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Carole Raddato
published on 24 March 2015

Sycamore Gap on Hadrian's Wall is a section of the wall between two crests just east of Milecastle 39. It is locally known as the "Robin Hood Tree" for its use in the 1991 film Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991).

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2015, March 24). Hadrian's Wall, Sycamore Gap. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3742/hadrians-wall-sycamore-gap/

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