Keys to the Past

Roman temple (Humshaugh)

There were two temples and a Dolichenum at Chesters Roman fort. Their exact location is not known as the only evidence for them comes from sculptured and inscribed fragments of stone. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N9340
Historical period: Roman (43 to 410)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1967; D Smith

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Humshaugh

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