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CAERLEON LEGIONARY FORTRESS, RAMPART & BARRACKS BUILDING: AREA OFF WHITE HART LANE

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NPRN 275988

Map Reference ST39SW

Grid Reference ST34039040

Unitary (Local) Authority Newport

Old County Monmouthshire

Community Caerleon

Type of Site LEGIONARY FORTRESS

Broad Class DEFENCE, DOMESTIC

Period Roman

Site Description Part of Caerleon Legionary fortress (Nprn95647).

A section across the south-eastern rampart, intervallum & part of a centurion's quarters of one of the dextral barracks in the praetentura, examined in 1938 (Nash Williams 1939): the southern angle of the fortress, south-east of this site, was explored in 1909 (Bosanquet & King 1963).

Sources: Nash Williams 1938 (AC 94), 107-8;
Bosanquet & King 1963 (Monmouth Ant. I.3), 49-57.

J.Wiles 02.02.05

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