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5325


Newcastle


Benwell, Condercum Fort, Statue of a lion


Benwell


NZ26SW


Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces


Sculpture


Statue


Roman



Find


Fragments of a statue of a lion, probably from a grave monument, found at Benwell around 1862, subsequently lost and rediscovered in the grounds of Condercum House during redevelopment in 1936, now in Corbridge Museum. CSIR 1.1 253.


216


647


NZ216647



<< HER 5325 >> E.J. Phillips, 1977, Corpus Signororum Imperii Romani, Great Britain Vol 1, no. 253, in Corbridge's Hadrian's Wall East of the North Tyne Tyne and Wear Museums, 1991, The Roman Fort at Benwell and its Environs, Survey of extent and preservation of archaeological deposits

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