David Goldwater has been back to his extensive photo archive to post up some amazing shots
Images from the 1972 season
Note Robin Birley in this image
Note the timber replica in the background
The walk up to the east car park with the fort in the background
The east wall before excavation
David says "Vallum in Elswick in the 1960s, the Vallum could be seen crossing this now demolished Crown Street up Westgate Hill. A double dip across the cobbles and even a collapsed house on the right."