Roman shrine on Scargill Moor

County Durham

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Roman

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council (Unitary)

Durham County Council

Parish

Scargill

Parliamentary Constituency

Bishop Auckland

Grid Reference

SJ999999 (399877, 510300)

WGS84 Coordinates

54.4879, -2.0019

Nearest Postcode

DL12 9LU

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Notes

Two Roman shrines set up by officers of the First Cohort of Thracians based at Bowes. One is rectangular and dated to the early 3rd century, the other is circular. Fragments of six other shrines and part of a sandstone tablet were found.

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