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Pentreheyling Roman Forts

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 17432
Trust : Clwyd Powys
Community : CHIRBURY WITH BROMPTON CP
Unitary authority :
NGR : SO245933
Site Type (preferred type first) : Roman Fort
Status :

Description :
PLAN OF FORTS AND MARCHING CAMPS COMPILED FROM AP EVIDENCE. LIMITED TRIAL EXCAVATIONS IN THE INTERIOR AND ACROSS DEFENCES. STRUCTURAL EVIDENCE LOCATED IN ALL TRENCHES IN INTERIOR (ALLEN, J., 1986, 17-18).

1988 EXCAVATIONS LOCATED S GATE OF ROMAN FORT. 13 PITS FORM BOUBLE-ENTRANCE GATEWAY FLANKED BY 2 SIX-POST TOWERS. GATES MAY HAVE BEEN BLOCKED.. METALLED INTERVALLUM ROAD INVESTIGATED (ALLEN, J.H., 1988, 66).

FORT 2.2 HA IN AREA.EXCAVATIONS IN ADVANCE OF ROAD WIDENING. SILL BEAM SLOTS OF THE SE CORNER OF RECTANGULAR PLOUGH-TRUNCATED BUILDING WITH INTERNAL PARTITIONS LOCATED. PROBABLY BARRACKS WITH CENTURION'S QUARTERS. TRACES OF SECOND BARRACK BLOCK ANDF GRAIN STORE/STABLES LOCATED.
FURNACES TYPIFY PERIOD 2. TRACES OF ANNEXE. POSSIBLY ACCOMODATED ALA OR COHORS MILLIARIA EQUITATA (ALLEN, J., 1991, 35-6).

Sources :
Allen, J , 1986 , The Roman Fort At Pentrehyling, Shropshire , Archaeology in Wales : 26 : 17-20
Allen, J , 1988 , Pentrehyling, Shropshire , Archaeology in Wales : 28 : 66
Allen, J , 1991 , Pentrehyling, Shropshire , Archaeology in Wales : 31 : 35-36
Allen, John, Cane, Jon and Jones, Alex , 2013 , Pentreheyling Fort and Brompton Camps, Shropshire: Excavations 1977-98 , Shropshire History and Archaeology : 88 : 1-151
Bellino, Vincenzo , 2011 , Romans, Silures and Ordovices: the experience of low intensity warfare in Wales , Archaeologia Cambrensis : 160 : 13-38
Davies, Jeffrey L , 2012 , The Romans in Mid Wales: Montgomeryshire , The Montgomeryshire Collections : 100 : 45-65

Events :
38639 : Pentrehyling Roman Forts, Excavation 1988ff (year : 1988)

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Compiled date : 19-01-1995


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October 16, 2018, 4:44 am - File produced for Archwilio from CPAT's Regional HER.
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