Tyne and Wear HER(1489): Newcastle, Castle Garth, Roman pottery - Details
Newcastle, Castle Garth, Roman pottery
In the North of England Excavation Committee's trench of 1929, west of the Keep, Roman artifacts were found at the foundation level of the west wall of the Headquarters Building. These objects included a coin of Vitellius, roofing tiles, coarse pottery, and the base of a Samian cup, in two fragments, with the potter's stamp of CAPELLIANUS.
<< HER 1489 >> Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle, 1931, Exhibits Relics of Roman Newcastle, 4, IV (for 1929-30), 46-7, 141 G.R. B. Spain, 1930, Newcastle upon Tyne Fort, Northumberland County History, XIII, 503 G.R.B. Spain, 1931, North of England Excavation Committee, Third Report, 1929-30, 2