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LLANIO (BREMIA);LOVENTIUM

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 5998
Trust : Dyfed
Site Type : Fort
Period : Roman
Community : Llanddewi Brefi
NGR : SN64455645
Legal Protection : scheduled ancient monument

Summary :
The site of a Roman auxilliary fort, possibly 'Bremia' mentioned in the Ravenna Cosmography. Located to the east of RR69c, on the same alignment and linked by a side road. Cropmarks plotted from aerial photograhs show a clear pattern of defensive ditches and streets. Excavation has shown two main phases with a fort circa 75AD, reduced fort and later fortlet possibly dating to AD100-120.DS.27.10.2004

Description :


Sources :
CADW , 2007 , AM107
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, 1914 , T.Card.AS ,
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, 1931 , Archaeologia Cambrensis ,
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Banks,RW , 1879 , Archaeologia Cambrensis ,
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Events :
69613 : LLANIO (BREMIA);LOVENTIUM, PARTIAL EXCAVATION, 1887 (year : 1887)
87210 : LLANIO (BREMIA);LOVENTIUM, PARTIAL EXCAVATION, 1969 (year : 1969)
90624 : LLANIO (BREMIA);LOVENTIUM, FIELD OBSERVATION, 1976 (year : 1976)
91891 : LLANIO (BREMIA);LOVENTIUM, FIELD OBSERVATION, 1999 (year : 1999)
93279 : LLANIO (BREMIA);LOVENTIUM, PARTIAL EXCAVATION, 1972 (year : 1972)
93280 : LLANIO (BREMIA);LOVENTIUM, PARTIAL EXCAVATION, 1973 (year : 1973)
95186 : ROMAN ROADS AND VICUS W OF LLANIO ROMAN FORT (year : 2007)

Related PRNs : 5999, 14397, 51964


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