NY8672 : Roman Altar Stone

taken 12 years ago, near to Simonburn, Northumberland, Great Britain

Roman Altar Stone
Roman Altar Stone
Possible Roman Altar Stone at West Uppertown and put to a practical use - a step in a "hen cree".
Keys to the Past Web Site: Uppertown; a small stone inscribed with the letters ‘VLPI…SABIN’ on it. They were found when the kitchen of Simonburn rectory when it was rebuilt in the 18th century. It is probably a Roman gravestone or altar. See also LinkExternal link
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NY8672, 19 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 October, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 29 December, 2005
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Roman altar stone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 868 727 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:2.9172N 2:12.4878W
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