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Southeast Wales – Roman, bibliography




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Allen, JRL and Bell, MG 2000 A late Holocene tidal palaeochannel, Redwick, Gwent: late Roman activity and a possible early medieval fish trap Archaeol Severn Estuary 10 53-64


Allen, JRL and Fulford, MG 1986 The Wentlooge Level: a Romano-British saltmarsh reclamation in southeast Wales Britannia 17 91-117


Allen, JRL and Fulford, MG 1987 Romano-British Settlement and Industry on the Wetlands of the Severn Estuary Antiq J 67 237-289


Allen, JRL and Rippon, S 1995 'Magor Pill, Gwent: the geoarchaeology of a late Flandrian tidal palaeochannel Archaeol Severn Estuary 5 327-370


Allen, JRL and Rippon, S 1997 Iron Age to Early Modern Activity at Magor Pill and Palaeochannels at Magor Pill, Gwent: an Exercise in Lowland Coastal-Zone Geoarchaeology Antiq J 77327-370


Arnold, CJ and Davies, JL 2000 Roman and Early Medieval Wales (Stroud)


Ashby, T 1910 Excavations at Caerwent, Monmouthshire, on the site of the Romano-British city of Venta Silurum in the year 1908 Archaeologia 62 1-20


Ashby, T 1911 Excavations at Caerwent, Monmouthshire, on the site of the Romaon-British city of Venta Silurum in the years 1909 and 1910 Archaeologia 63 406-448


Barnett, C 1961 A Find of Roman Pottery at Uskmouth Man Antiq 1(1) 12-13 Barnett, C 1962 Two Stone Coffins Mon Antiq 1(2) 37-9


Barnett, C, Stanley, P, Trett, R and Webster, PV 1990 Romano-British pottery kilns at Caldicot, Gwent Archaeol J147 118-47


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Blockley, K 1993 Excavations on the Roman Fort at Abergavenny, Orchard Site 1972-73 Arch J150 168-242


Boon, GC 1967 Roman Pottery from the base of the alluvium at Magor Mon Antiq 2(3) 121-7


Boon, GC 1972 Isca (Reprinted with revisions 1987)


Boon, GC 1975a Rumney Great Wharf Archaeol Wales 15 48-9


Boon, GC 1975b A list of Roman hoards in Wale - first supplement Bull Board Celt Stud 25 346-58


Boon, GC (ed) 1978a, Roman sites Cambrian Archaeol Monog 1


Boon, GC 1978b Excavations on the site of a Roman quay at Caerleon, and its significance in Boon(ed)1978a, 1-24


Boon, GC 1978c A list of Roman hoards in Wale - second supplement Bull Board Celt Stud 27 25-3246-


Boon, GC 1980 Caerleon and the Gwent Levels in early Historic Times, in Thompson, FH (ed) 24-36


Boon, GC 1984 Laterarium Iscanum: The Antefixes, Brick and Tile Stamps of the Second Augustan Legion (Cardiff)


Boon, GC and Hassall, M 1982 Report on the Excavations at Usk 1965-1976: the Coins, Inscriptions and Graffiti (Cardiff)


Brewer, RJ 1986 Corpus Signorum Imperil Romani. Corpus of Sculpture of the Roman Worls. Great Britain Vol I Fasicule 5. Wales (Oxford)


Brewer, RJ 1990 Caerwent in Burnham, BC and Davies, JL (eds) 75-85 Brewer, RJ 1993a Caerwent Roman Town Cardiff Brewer, RJ 1993b Venta Silurum: A civitas-capital in Creep (ed) 56-65 Brewer, RJ nd Gelligaer Roman Fort (Caerphilly)


Burnham, BC 1986 The origins of Roman-British small towns Oxford Journal of Archaeology 5 (2) 185-203


Burnham, BC and Davies, JL (eds) 1990 Conquest, Co-existence and Change: Recent Work in Roman Wales Trivium 30


Burnham, BC and Wacher, J 1990 The 'Small Towns' of Roman Britain (London)


Camden, W 1637 Britannia (London)


Caseldine, AE and Busby, PA 1993 Plant remains in Zienkiewicz, JD 1993 136-138


Caseldine, A 1996 Charred plant remains from the Roman bath building, Arthur John Car Park, Cowbridge in Parkhouse and Evans (eds) 67-68


Casey, PJ (ed) The end of Roman Britian (Oxford)


Casey, PJ 1983 Caerwent (Venta Silurum): the excavation of the north-west corner tower and an analysis of the structural sequence of the defences Archaeol Cambrensis 132 49-77; 63-69


Casey, PJ 1989 Coin evidence and the end of Roman Wales Arch J146 320-9 Casey, PJ The Legions in the later Roman Empire (Cardiff)


Casey, PJ and Hoffman, B Excavations at Alstone Cottage, Caerleon 1970 Britannia 26 63-106


Coxe, W 1801 An historical tour in Monmouthshire Davies, JL 1968 Bulwarks, Porthkerry Archaeol Wales 8 7-8


Davies, JL 1967 Cae Summerhouse Morgannwg 11 75-7


Davies, JL 1973a An excavation at the Bulwarks, Porthkerry, Glamorgan, Archaeol Cambrensis 122 85-97


Davies, JL 1973b Cae Summerhouse Archaeol Wales 13 38


Davies, JL 1980 Roman Military Deployment in Wales and the Marches from Claudius to the Antonines in Hanson, WF and Keppie, LJF, (eds) 255-77


Davies, JL 1983 Coinage and settlement in Roman Wales and the Marches: some observations Archaeol Cambrensis 132 78-94


Davies, JL 1990 Military Vici: recent research and its significance in Burnham, BC and Davies, JL (eds) 68-78


Davies, JL, 1991 The Roman Military Deployment in Wales and the Marches from Pius to Theodosius, in Maxfield, V and Dobson, MJ, (eds) 52-7


Davies, W 1979 Roman settlements and post-Roman estates in south-east Wales in Casey, PJ (ed), 1979, 153-73


Driver, T 1995 New crop mark sites at Aberthaw, South Glamorgan Archaeol Wales 35 3-9


Evans, DR and Metcalf, VM 1989 Excavations at 10 Old Market Street Usk Britannia 20 23-68

Evans, DR and Metcalf, VM 1992 The 'Roman Gates' site in the fortress of the Second Augustan Legion at Caerleon, Gwent: The excavations of the Roman buildings and evidence for Early Medieval activity Oxbow Monogr 15


Evans, EM 2000 The Caerleon Canabae: excavations in the civil settlement 1984-90 Britannia Mono Ser 16


Evans, EM 2001 Romano-British South East Wales Settlement Survey: Final Report (2 vols GGAT)


Evans, EM, Dowdell, G and Thomas, HJ, 1985 A third-century maritime establishment at Cold Knap, Barry, South Glamorgan Britannia 16 57-125


Evans, EM and Maynard, DJ 1997 Caerleon Lodge Hill cemetery, the Abbeyfield Extra Care Society site Britannia 28 169-243


Farley, M 1984 A Six Hundred Metre Long Section Through Caerwent Bull Board Celt Stud 31 209-50


Frere SS and St Joseph JK Roman Britain form the Air (Cambridge)


Fulford, MG, 1996 The Second Augustan Legion in the west of Britain (Cardiff)


Fulford, MG, Allen, JRL and Rippon, SJ 1994 The settlement and drainage of the Wentlooge Level, Gwent: excavation and survey at Rumney Great Wharf, Britannia 25 175-211


GCH 1984 Appendix I: Inventory, by old ecclesiastical parishes, of sites and finds of pre-Norman date in Glamorgan, Glamorgan County History vol II: early Glamorgan prehistory and early history


Creep, SJ (ed) 1993 Roman Towns: The Wheeler Inheritance. A review of 50 Years Research (London).


Grimes, WF 1931 Excavations at Caerwent, Monmouthshire, 1930 Archaeol Cambrensis 136 210-15


Hanson, WF and Keppie, LJF, (eds) Roman Frontier Studies 1979 Brit Archaeol Rep Inter Ser 71 (3 vols)


Harris, W 1773 Observations on the Julia Strata, and on the Roman Stations, Forts, and Camps in the Counties of Monmouth, Brecknock, Carmarthen and Glamorgan Archaeologia 2 1 -24


Heywood, B 1991 The Roman Fort at Penydarren, Glamorgan Bull Board Celt Stud 38 167-91


Heywood, B and Marvel 1, AG 1992 Excavations at Neath Bull Board Celt Stud 39111-298


Hogg, AHA 1974 The Llantwit Major Villa: a reconsideration of the evidence Britannia 5 225-50


Hudson, R 1977 Roman coins from Portskewett Monmouthshire Antiq 17 9-85


Hughes, G 1996 The excavation of a late prehistoric and Romano-British Settlement at Thornwell Farm, Chepstow, Gwent Brit Archaeol Rep Brit Ser 244


Insole, P Church Farm, Caldicot Archaeol Wales 37, 72-4


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Jarrett, MG 1994 Early Roman campaigns in Wales (Cardiff)


Jarrett, MG and Wrathmell, S 1981 Whitton: An Iron Age and Roman farmstead in South Glamorgan (Cardiff)


Jarvis, P and Webster, PV 1991 Roman and other pottery from the Uskmouth Area of Gwent Bull Board Celt Stud 38213-19


Jones, B and Mattingly, D 1990 An Atlas of Roman Britain (Oxford)


Knight, JK 1962 The Goldcliff Stone - A Reconsideration Mon Antiq 1(2) 17-19


Lawler, M and Nayling, N 1994 Investigations at Barland's Farm, Magor, 1993 Archaeol Severn Estuary 4 109-112


Lee, JE 1845 Delineations of Roman antiquities found at Caerleon and neighbourhood


Lewis, JM 1966 The Roman fort and Civil War earthwork at Caerphilly Castle, Glamorgan Archaeol. Cambrensis 115 67-87


Lewis, JM 1975 Recent excavations at Loughor Castle (South Wales) Chateau Gaillard 7 147-57


Ling, R and Ling, LA 1973 Excavations at Loughor, Glamorgan: the north-east and south-east angles of the Roman fort Archaeol Cambrensis 122 99-144


Ling, R and Ling, LA 1979 Excavations at Loughor, Glamorgan: buildings in the western part of the Roman fort Archaeol Cambrensis 128 13-39


Locock, M 1996 Hill Farm, Goldcliff: A field evaluation on the proposed Gwent Levels Nature Reserve Archaeol Severn Estuary 1 59-66


Locock, M 1997 Gwent Levels Wetland Reserve, Hill Farm, Goldcliff: excavations 1997 Archaeol Severn Estuary 8 55-65


Locock M  1998 The Goldcliff Stone and Roman drainage on the Caldicot Level:  an evaluation at Hill Farm, Goldcliff Britannia 29 329-336


Locock, M 1999 Buried soils of the Wentlooge formation Archaeol Severn Estuary 10 1-10


Locock, M 2000 Iron Age and Later Features at Greenmoor Arch, (Gwent Europark), Newport Archaeol Severn Estuary 10128-30


Locock, M and Walker, M 1998 Hill farm, Goldcliff: Middle Iron Age Drainage on the Caldicot Level Archaeol Severn Estuary 10 1-10


Macdonald, P (forthcoming) The Roman road, settlement and cemetery at Bulmore in Gwent Report on the excavations carried out in 1983-84


Manning, WH 1981 Report on the excavations at Usk, 1965-1976: The Fortress excavations 1968-1971 (Cardiff)


Manning 1988 Early Roman Campaigns in the South-west of Britain (Cardiff)


Manning, WH 1989 Report on the excavations at Usk, 1965-1976: The Fortress Excavations 1972-1974 and Minor Excavations on the Fortress and Flavian Fort (Cardiff)


Manning, WH  1993 Report on the excavations at Usk 1965-1976.  The Roman Pottery (Cardiff)


Margary, ID 1973 Roman roads in Britain (3rd ed) (London)


Marvell, AG 1990 Recent work on the Neronian fortress at Usk 1986-88 in Burnham, BC and Davies, JL (eds) 19-26


Marvell, AG 1996 Excavations at Usk 1986-1988 Britannia 27 51-110


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Marvell, AG and Maynard, DJ 1998 Excavations south of the legionary fortress at Usk, Gwent, 1994 Britannia 29 247-68


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Mason, DJP 1988 Prata Legionis in Britain Britannia 19 163-90

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McGrail, S and Roberts, O 1999 Romano-british boat from the shores of the Severn Estuary Mariner's Mirror 85 133-146


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Nash-Williams, VE 1924 Roman remains found at Liswerry Archaeol Cambrensis 79 (2) 389-91


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Nash-Williams,   VE   1930   Further   Excavations   at  Caerwent,   Monmouthshire,   1923-5 Archaeologia 80 229-80


Nash-Williams,  VE   1933   An  Early  Iron  Age  hill-fort  at  Llanmelin,  near  Caerwent, Monmouthshire Archaeol Cambrensis 88 237-346


Nash-Williams, VE 1939a An Early Iron Age coastal camp at Sudbrook, near the Severn Tunnel, Monmouthshire Archaeol Cambrensis 94 42-79


Nash-Williams, VE 1939b A New Roman Mining Site at Lower Machen, Monmouthshire Archaeol Cambrensis 94 108-10


Nash-Williams, VE 1950 The Roman Stations at Neath (Glamorgan) and Caer Gai (Mer) Bull Board Celt Stud 13 239-45


Nash-Williams, VE 1951 New Roman site at Redwick near Magor (Mon) Bull Board Celt Stud 14 245-55


Nash-Williams, VE 1952 The Roman Station at Neath, Further Discoveries Bull Board Celt Stud 14 76-79


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