Keys to the Past

Gloster Hill (Warkworth)

A fragment of a Roman altar was found here in 1856. It was dedicated to a Roman mother goddess. It had been made by Roman soldiers, probably in the first or second century AD.

Reference number:N5599
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Gloster Hill, Amble 2015; Archaeological Services Durham University

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Source of Reference
Local History of Warkworth


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