SH7337 : The outline of a Roman practice camp near Dolddinas

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd, Great Britain

The outline of a Roman practice camp near Dolddinas
The outline of a Roman practice camp near Dolddinas
Practice camps are miniature versions of marching camps, and were built by troops practising building marching camps. There are about 15 such camps in the Tomen y Mur area - and indication perhaps of the need to keep the troops occupied in a posting where time hang heavy on their hands.
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SH7337, 8 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 23 May, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 July, 2007
Category
Fortifications   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 733 379 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:55.4113N 3:53.1654W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 731 378
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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