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Graupius (mountain)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: A.S. Esmonde Cleary
Contributors: R. Warner, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Scott Vanderbilt
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Last modified Mar 01, 2021 05:40 PM History
Site of Roman military victory over the native Caledonians in AD 83 or 84, chronicled in Tacitus' Agricola. Its location has never been conclusively identified, notwithstanding centuries of scholarly debate. Dozens of candidate sites have been proposed (and dismissed) over the years, however, the general consensus seems to agree upon a location somewhere in northeast Scotland extending north from Perthshire well into Aberdeenshire.

56.735567, -3.09030885714


Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 9 Graupius M.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: N Scotland

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A.S. Esmonde Cleary, R. Warner, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Scott Vanderbilt, 'Graupius (mountain): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 29 May 2024]

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