Buckton Roman Camp

Buckton Roman Camp.

 

PRIVATE PROPERTY

    • Buckton, Herefordshire.
    • OSGB – SO 38799 73552.
    • Scheduled Monument.

 

Roman fort covering approximately 6 acres. A second fort was built on the site constructed of stone.

Cavalry unit housed at fort. Bathhouse located east of the fort.

 

80-90                           Building of timber

120                              Rebuilt in stone.

130                              Abandoned. Dismantled.

1959                            W.A. Baker found the site through aerial photography.

1959-1961                   Excavated by Woolhope Naturalists Field Club.

1968                             Field Investigation.

1972                             Field Investigation.

1988-1990                   Surveyed and measured.

 

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