Personal tools


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


or this one to mark objects found here:

Related Content from Pelagios


You are here: Home Ancient Places Portus Dubris

Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Portus Dubris

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: A.S. Esmonde Cleary
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Gabriel Moss
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Sep 27, 2018 09:11 PM History
Portus Dubris (modern Dover) was a key commercial site for trade across the English Channel and was a key site connected with the A.D. 43 Roman invasion of Britain.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

51.123013, 1.307512
  • Untitled at Portus Dubris (unspecified date range)

lighthouse, port, fort, tower

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 8 I3 Portus Dubris

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Dover

Atom, JSON, KML, RDF+XML, Turtle

A.S. Esmonde Cleary, DARMC, R. Talbert, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Gabriel Moss, 'Portus Dubris: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 03 June 2020]

            {{cite web |url= |title=Places: 79646 (Portus Dubris) |author=Esmonde Cleary, A. |accessdate=June 3, 2020 7:11 pm |publisher=Pleiades}}