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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: A.S. Esmonde Cleary
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Apr 04, 2023 04:26 PM History
An ancient place, cited: BAtlas 9 D4 Alauna

56.267777921, -3.87551637675

fort, fort, tower (deprecated)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 9 D4 Alauna

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Ardoch

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A.S. Esmonde Cleary, DARMC, R. Talbert, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, and Tom Elliott, 'Alauna: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 21 May 2024]

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Anthony Durham
Anthony Durham says:
May 02, 2023 05:42 PM

Alauna was a very common Roman place name, and it is not obvious which one of a dozen or so instances in Britain this one is supposed to be. But it is highly unlikely to be Ardoch fort, which was probably Tagea of the Ravenna Cosmography.