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Excavations at Wroxeter 1936.

Kathleen M. Kenyon

Excavations at Wroxeter 1936.

by Kathleen M. Kenyon

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Published by Brown & Brinnand Ltd in Shrewsbury .
Written in English


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Much of her skill at recording and attention to detail was learned from Tessa Verney Wheeler, who took pains to educate the young archaeologists working with them. Shortly afterwards, she moved on to excavate at Wroxeter Roman City, pursuing her own excavations across Britain until after the Second World War. Contents include: Swords and Runes in South-east England by S C Hawkes & R I Page; Micaceous Sigillata from Lezoux at Silchester Caerleon and other sites by G C Boon; An early Alamannic Brooch from Yorkshire by M J Swanton; Excavations at Fishbourne by B Cunliffe; Central Gaulish Samian Mould Fragments by A P Detsicas; A Reconnaissance.

The Baths Basilica Wroxeter Excavations , English Heritage Archaeological Report 8, (). The Best Training-Ground for Archaeologists: Francis Haverfield and the Invention of Romano-British : Gavin Speed.   Archaeological samples. The various tarry lumps and fragments from the Sutton Hoo burial that were re-examined in this study are listed in Table primary focus of the work was the fragments that had been previously identified as tar (BM Reg nos.: and ; Fig 3); the other tarry-looking materials were included in case improved Cited by: 4.

The Jewry Wall is a substantial ruined wall of 2nd-century Roman masonry, with two large archways, in Leicester, stands alongside St Nicholas' Circle and St Nicholas' formed the west wall of a public building in Ratae Corieltauvorum (Roman Leicester), alongside public baths, the foundations of which were excavated in the s and are also open to view. With barbarous radiates it is the radiate crown on the obverse (which always remains even after the rest of the type has entirely disintegrated, cf. Plate II, 6) or a part of the reverse figure—the left arm of Pax encircling the sceptre, the skirt-folds of Spes or her body which often develops into a fiddleshape, the left arm and whip of Sol.


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Govurqala, Azerbaijan. Al Mina, Syria, by Leonard Woolley. Excavation and. 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 5 miles ( km) east-south-east of its peak, Viroconium is estimated to have been the 4th-largest Roman Coordinates: 52°40′26″N 2°38′42″W / °N.

Pevsner adds an interesting literary note to his article on Wroxeter. Housman () visited the site during early excavations and he was prompted to write a poem on the fate of Uricon, which appeared his book of verse, A Shropshire Lad, which was privately published in as he could not find a publisher to accept it, but which.

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