Tyne and Wear HER(1260): Denton, Roman building-stone - Details
Denton, Roman building-stone
Building-stone, 12 x 7.5 inches, found in 1869 near Denton Hall. Formerly at Denton Hall, now apparently lost. Inscribed: “leg(ionis) II Aug(ustae) / coh(ors) I / fec(it) "From the Second Legion Augusta the first cohort built this".
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