SY6294 : Site of Roman dam, near Littlewood Farm, Frampton

taken 12 years ago, near to Frampton, Dorset, Great Britain

Site of Roman dam, near Littlewood Farm, Frampton
Site of Roman dam, near Littlewood Farm, Frampton
On leaving the eastern end of Metlands Wood this information board describes the historical details of the Roman dam and reservoir that used to exist in this valley. The reservoir was at the head of the Roman aqueduct, built by the engineers of the Second Augusta Legion, in order to supply Roman Dorchester (Durnovaria) with clean water.
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SY6294, 102 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 14 April, 2006   (more nearby)
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Friday, 14 April, 2006
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Ancient site > Ancient site   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 626 943 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:44.8254N 2:31.8881W
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