Photos

Loading...

Use this tag in Flickr to mark depictions of this place's site(s):

pleiades:depicts=108744

or this one to mark objects found here:

pleiades:findspot=108744
Related Content from Pelagios

Loading...

You are here: Home Ancient Places Unnamed fort at Anreppen

Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Unnamed fort at Anreppen

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J. Kunow, C. Haselgrove Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Sep 08, 2018 08:22 PM History
A Roman legionary camp, approximately dating to the years 4-6 CE, located at modern Anreppen, Stadt Delbrück (Germany).

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/108744

51.739824, 8.59252966667
    None
    None
    None

fort, tower

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 11 I1 Anreppen

4 – approx. 6 AD, Tiberius expedition (Coins, Terra Sigillata, at the time of the Roman expedition; antique source: Velleius Paterculus reports building of a winter-camp at the upper course of the Lippe at the end of 4 AD)

Discovery: 1968

Excavations: 1968-1969, 1988-2004

Measurements: approx. 750 x 330 m = inner surface approx. 23 ha

Building structure: ditch with fossa fastigata ( width up to 7 m, depth 2,3-2,4 m) and rampart (width 3m, length approx. 1,9 km) with towers and gates, internal buildings (half-timbered buildings)

Occupancy: 1 legion, possible auxiliary units

Function: solid built legionary camp, garrison and supply safeguard for Tiberius expeditions

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Anreppen, Delbrück GER


Atom, JSON, KML, KML (Neighborhood), RDF+XML, Turtle

J. Kunow, C. Haselgrove, DARMC, R. Talbert, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Bettina Tremmel, and Tom Elliott, 'Unnamed fort at Anreppen: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/108744> [accessed: 18 September 2018]

            {{cite web |url=https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/108744 |title=Places: 108744 (Unnamed fort at Anreppen) |author=Kunow, J., C. Haselgrove |accessdate=September 18, 2018 4:07 pm |publisher=Pleiades}}