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The ruins of the Roman city of Uriconium, at Wroxeter, near Shrewsbury.

by Wright, Thomas

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Published by Dunny & Evans in Shrewsbury .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wroxeter (England) -- Antiquities.,
  • Great Britain -- Antiquities, Roman.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 98 p.
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22892556M
    OCLC/WorldCa13012191

    =Accommodation Obtainable.=–At Shrewsbury, “Raven Hotel,” “Lion Hotel,” “George Hotel,” etc. The village of Wroxeter would not be of exceptional interest but for the proximity of the site of the Roman city of Uriconium. It is owing to this fact that the churchyard gate is composed of Roman pillars and capitals. For the fictional city in the works of M. John Harrison, see Viriconium. Viroconium or Uriconium, formally Viroconium Cornoviorum, was a Roman town, one corner of which is now occupied by Wroxeter, a small village in Shropshire, England, about 5mi east-south-east of Shrewsbury. At its peak, Viroconium is estimated to have been the 4th-largest Roman settlement in Britain, a .

    - Wroxeter is the site of an old Roman town, Viroconium Cornoviorum, which was the fourth largest capital in Roman Britain. Established in 48AD and growing to a fair size before being abandoned sometime on the 5th or 6th century AD. Wroxeter has the largest intact section of Roman wall in the UK. Once the fourth largest city in Roman Britain, visitors to Wroxeter today can take a tour around the fascinating ruins, and explore the new Roman Town House, constructed as part of Channel 4’s ‘Rome Wasn’t Built in a Day’. Wroxeter (or 'Viroconium') was the .

    provides on-line street level maps for the whole of the UK. The name means ‘place in the middle’ and it was at a major crossroads of routes to Shrewsbury, Chester, London and Wroxeter. The fort was demolished around AD An adjacent town had been established by AD 70 and initially consisted of several wooden buildings but these were soon replaced by more substantial ones made of stone.


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The ruins of the Roman city of Uriconium, at Wroxeter, near Shrewsbury by Wright, Thomas Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Roman Wroxeter, near the end of the Watling Street Roman road that ran across England from Dubris (), was a key frontier position lying on the bank of the Severn river whose valley penetrated deep into Wales, and also on a route to the south leading to the Wye valley.

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The B near Wroxeter Roman City. Photo: Google StreetView. The car was discovered at about am today, off the B near Shrewsbury, although police are unsure when the crash happened.Wroxeter (pronounced "Rock-Sitter") is a village in the county of Shropshire, England, on the east bank of the River Severn, at gbmapping|SJIt is located on the site of the Roman city of Viroconium Cornoviorum, known in Old Welsh as "Caer Guricon".Viroconium was the fourth largest civitas capital in Roman Caer Guricon it may have served as the early Dark .The Roman Town House.

Built using only the tools and materials available to the Romans, the reconstructed town house was created in as part of a project with Channel 4.

It is based on the design of a town house which once stood on the site at Wroxeter, and is complete with dining room, bath-suite and replica Roman furniture.