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ID: 6004838
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Carrawburgh (deserted settlement)  Carrawburgh (deserted settlement)

Coordinates:
Lat: 55 02 09 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 55.0360  decimal degrees
Long: 002 13 22 E  degrees minutes   Long: 2.2230  decimal degrees

Note: Probably originally a Celtic site. Noted for remains of a Roman fort; on Hadrian's Wall; located south of the curtain wall and was built later than most of the forts, inscription at the site suggests it was built ca. 130 CE.

Names:
Carrawburgh (preferred,C,V,S)
Carrawbrough (C,V)
Procolitia (C,V)
Brocolitia (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of United Kingdom (nation)  ........  United Kingdom (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of England (country)  ............  England (country) (P)
Hierarchy of Northumberland (county)  ................  Northumberland (county) (P)
Hierarchy of Carrawburgh (deserted settlement)  ....................  Carrawburgh (deserted settlement) (P)

Additional Parents:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire)  ....  Roman Empire (former nation/state/empire) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Britannia (province)  ........  Britannia (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Carrawburgh (deserted settlement)  ............  Carrawburgh (deserted settlement) (P,H)

Place Types:
deserted settlement (preferred, C)  ............  fort dated to ca 130 CE
archaeological site (C)  ............  headquarters building and some shrines have been excavated
inhabited place (H)
fortification (H)
Celtic (H)
Ancient Roman (H)

Sources and Contributors:
Brocolitia..........  [VP]
.......................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1977) 47
Carrawbrough..........  [VP]
.......................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1977) 47
Carrawburgh..........  [VP Preferred]
.......................  Archaeology Magazine [online] (2000-)
.......................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 340
Procolitia..........  [VP]
.......................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 353
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  Bartholomew Gazetteer of Britain (1977) 47
..................  Times Atlas of World History (1993) 340; 353
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  Archaeology Magazine [online] (2000-)

 

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