Romano-British Northamptonshire

Romano-British Northamptonshire

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...in number, are distributed somewhat unevenly over most parts of the county, except the central district north of 1 Morton, p. 532 (copied by Bridges, i. 541; Gough, Add. to Camden, ii. 276); George Baker, i. 423, 425; Archaeologia, xxxv. 392; M. H. Bloxam, Proceedings of the Soc. of Antiquaries, viii. (188e) 325. Mr. Radburne of Thrupp Grounds showed me some twenty coins (two Hadrian, two Pius, mostly Constantinian and later) found on or near his farm, and told me that he had met with foundations, pavements and fireplaces in the fields. The idea has occurred to myself (Engftsh Historical Review, 1895, p. 711) and to others independently, and has been accepted recently by Zimmer in his article 'Keltische Kirche in Britannien' in the Realencyklopddie furprotestantiscbe Theologie, x. (ed. 3, 19e1). There appear to be palxographical and other difficulties in the way of explaining berniae as a misread contraction of Britanniae, nor can it stand for Hiberniae. Proceedings of the Soc. of Antiquaries, viii. 319--25 and reft," there given. See also the Index, /. v. Lilbourne. It may be as well to add that the Brittones Triputienses, a regiment recruited in Britain and quartered on the Rhine, have nothing to do with Tripontium. Their name refers to the place in Germany where they were quartered. A HISTORY OF NORTHAMPTONSHIRE Northampton and west of Kettering. We may distinguish in particular a group of' villas ' near the thickly occupied town and 'villa' district of Castor, another small group near Thrapston, and a third between Northampton and Watling Street. Very few of these remains have been excavated even in part; of many we know too little to be sure of their exact character. But it is worth while to attempt, what has never been attempted...show more

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  • English
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  • 1236562526
  • 9781236562524