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Derventio, Delgovicia and Praetorio: Some Roman-Period Place-Names of Eastern Yorkshire Revisited

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  06 March 2017

Pete Wilson
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Maltonrareyarchaeology@btinternet.com
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Abstract

A recently proposed alternative name for Roman-period Malton/Norton is challenged and a location for the previously unidentified site of Praetorio is offered.

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Britannia , Volume 48 , November 2017 , pp. 305 - 308
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Copyright © The Author(s) 2017. Published by The Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies 

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