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Monument Number 76802

Hob Uid: 76802
Location :
Manchester
Non Civil Parish
Grid Ref : SJ8300097000
Summary : A Roman altar of red sandstone 23" by 28" by 15" was found in 1832 in the Castle Field on the site of the Roman fort at Manchester. It is now on loan in Queens Park Museum, Harpurhey, Manchester.
More information : (SJ 8397) A Roman altar of red sandstone 23 x 28 x 15ins.
with the capital and upper part of the die broken away was found
in 1832 in the Castle Field on the site of the Roman fort at
Manchester. Once in the collection of Lord Ellesmere at Worsley
Hall, now on loan in Queens Park Museum, Harpurhey, Manchester. (1)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : The Roman inscriptions of Britain, 1. Inscriptions on stone; addenda and corrigenda
Source details :
Page(s) : 192
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) : 1965

Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Roman
Display Date : Roman
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Monument Start Date :
Monument Type : Altar
Evidence : Find

Components and Objects:
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SJ 89 NW 95
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