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Aesica (Great Chesters)

TM Geo 15560

United Kingdom (Britannia) - provincia: Britannia - modern region: England - located in Northumberland, at Hadrian's Wall
54.9942128379,-2.46024689137 (Lat,Long)

Links: Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire, EDH, EDH, EDH, EDH, EDH, EDH, EDH, EDH, EDH, EDH, EDH, EDH, Pleiades, RIB, Wikipedia

Status: fortress; city?: civitas

Latin name(s): Aesica
Modern name(s): Great Chesters
Variants: Aesica (Esica) - Great Chesters

Repertoria: Rivet / Smith, The place-names of Roman Britain, 1979, p. 242
Map: Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 9 E6

Stable URI (with TM Geo ID): www.trismegistos.org/place/15560




1 reference(s) to Aesica in documentary sources
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122715RIB 2.2 2415 (53) note, 1 [f]Esicametal (bronze) Latin AD02 France, Gallia - Samarobriva (Amiens) [found & written]