Keys to the Past

Old Durham villa site (Durham City)

These may be the remains of a Roman (AD43 to 410) villa. Parts of a bathhouse have been found. Nearby the parts of two round houses were found. The main house was probably somewhere nearby.

Reference number:D1259
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Event(s):Excavations at Old Durham Roman Site

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Source of Reference
Local History of Durham City

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