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Roman fort at South Shields

Roger Miket

Roman fort at South Shields

excavation of the defences 1977-1981

by Roger Miket

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Published by Tyne and Wear County Council Museums in [Newcastle upon Tyne] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arbeia (South Shields, Durham),
  • South Shields (Durham) -- Antiquities, Roman.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 166-168.

    Statementby Roger Miket with contributions from L. Allason-Jones ... [et al.].
    ContributionsAllason-Jones, Lindsay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA690.S66/
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20849782M
    ISBN 100905974115

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    - Built around AD, Arbeia Roman Fort once guarded the entrance to the River Tyne, playing an essential role in the mighty frontier system. Based four miles east of the end of Hadrian's Wall at South Shields, the Fort was originally built to house a garrison and soon became the military supply base for the 17 Forts along the Wall. South Shields, United Kingdom contributions 62 helpful votes A great production. We visited the Westovians Theatre society for a showing of The haunting of Hill House, which is based on a book, coincidentally it screens on TV as a new series tonight too!5/5(1).


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Arbeia, South Shields Roman Fort, South Shields, United Kingdom. K likes. Britain's finest reconstructed Roman fort - with a West Gate, Commander's house & /5(58). South Shields Roman Fort, known to the Romans as Arbeia, was an important logistical depot that sustained the troops garrisoning Hadrian’s Wall and supported the military campaigns of Emperor Septimius Severus during his invasion of Scotland in the third century A.D.

The site Roman fort at South Shields book boasts several reconstructed Roman buildings including a Gatehouse and Commanding Officer's House. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, maps, plans ; 30 cm: Contents: Vol.

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In the early 4th century, a troop of boatmen were transferred from one end of the Roman Empire to the other. Abandoning the warmth of the River Tigris, they found themselves enjoying the delights of South Shields, a supply fort at the eastern end of Hadrian’s Wall.

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