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Monument Number 14064

Hob Uid: 14064
Location :
Grid Ref : NY6170066400
Summary : Roman inscribed stones, not in situ. The inscriptions are as follows:- COH III; CHO VI FENI ALEX; COH VI EPPI CONST; VIIS; CHO VIII FLA B<>SI; VLP PAVLLI.
More information : (NY 617664) Three centurial stones were found in 1956 during conservation work by D of E (IAM) at distances of 263, 250 and 88ft E of the NE corner of Birdoswald fort. Details of inscriptions as follows:- a. TIIRTI; b. PP, c. COH III. (1)

An additional stone was found in 1956, and 7 in 1957 during conservation work at the following distances from the E wall of the fort:
a. at 361 ft reading CHO VI FENI ALEX
b. at 444ft, COH VI EPPI CONST
c. at 473ft, VIIS
d. at 508ft, PP
f. at 607ft, COH VIII IVL PRIMI
g. at 713ft, CHO VIII FLA B<>SI
h. somewhere E of item g; VLP PAVLLI. (2)

Set into the wall between Birdoswald fort and MC49 and marked by metal tags are 8 stones (six inscribed and 2 phallic symbols). From the E wall of the fort they are situated at 55.0m, 80.0m, 154.2m, 176.1m, 184.3m, 237.9m, 361.5m and 366.0m respectively. (3)

(Phallic symbols now recorded under NY 66 NW 58 & 59. The stones inscribed COH VIII IVL PRIMI, SECVNDI VERVLLI PXXX and TIIRTI, are now recorded under NY 66 NW 229, 230 and 231 respectively) (Stone inscribed PP is now recorded under NY 66 NW 233)

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Page(s) : 229
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Vol(s) : 47, 1957
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Page(s) : 152
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Vol(s) : 48, 1958
Source Number : 3
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Source details : F1 BHP 03-NOV-71
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Roman
Display Date : Roman
Monument End Date : 410
Monument Start Date : 43
Monument Type : Inscribed Stone
Evidence : Find

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Hadrian's Wall Project Number
External Cross Reference Number : NY 6166/40
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NY 66 NW 43
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Associated Activities :
Start Date : 1971-11-03
End Date : 1971-11-03
Associated Activities :
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1988-01-01
End Date : 1993-08-01