Tyne and Wear HER(1490): Newcastle, Castle Garth, Roman roof tiles - Details
Newcastle, Castle Garth, Roman roof tiles
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 of the Roman fort. These objects included a coin of Vitellius, coarse and samian pottery, and roof tiles.
<< HER 1490 >> 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