Before starting the walk, be sure to look around the
Museum and site of Segedunum. From the observation tower you can see
a bird's-eye layout of the fort.
And here's a reminder of other small matters to see
to before embarking on the first 15 mile section of Hadrian's Wall Path.
There were not so many pictures taken on this occasion
at Segedunum - there was, after all, a little matter of an 84-mile walk
to get on with -
but just a couple of weeks earlier, in different circumstances........
And if you have the time, pass by the Wallsend Metro station,
just up the road from Segedunum. You will be surprised what you can