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Watercrook Roman Fort and Settlement

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: A.S. Esmonde Cleary
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Apr 07, 2022 03:45 PM History
The Roman Fort near Watercrook Farm (at Kendal in northwest England) was originally built ca. AD 90 and rebuilt ca. AD 130. It may have been called Alone?/Alauna? in antiquity. Its poorly preserved remains are coincident with those of a contemporaneous civilian settlement.

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settlement, fort, tower (deprecated)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 9 E6 Alone?/Alauna?

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Watercrook

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A.S. Esmonde Cleary, DARMC, R. Talbert, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, and Tom Elliott, 'Watercrook Roman Fort and Settlement: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 23 April 2024]

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