Tyne and Wear HER(5314): Benwell, Condercum Fort, Building stone - Details
Benwell, Condercum Fort, Building stone
Building stone found at Benwell and built into a house, where Horsley saw it before 1732, since lost. LEG(IONIS) II AUG(USTAE) COH(ORS) II. 'From the Second Legion Augusta the second cohort (built this). RIB 1342. CSIR 281.
<< HER 5314 >> R.G. Collingwood & R.P. Wright, 1965, Roman Inscriptions of Britain I, Inscriptions in Stone, p 444, no. 1342 E.J. Phillips, 1977, Corpus Signororum Imperii Romani, Great Britain Vol 1, no. 281, in Corbridge's Hadrian's Wall East of the North Tyne J. Horsley, 1732, Britannia Romana Spain & Bosanquet, Northumberland County History, xiii, 558, no 23 Stevens, 1948, Archaeologia Aeliana, series 4, xxvi, (1948), p 38, n.59