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  ERMINE STREET - LoveToKnow Article on ERMINE STREET   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
From these charters we know that Icknield Street ran along the Berkshire downs and the Chilterns, that Ermine Street ran more or less due north through Huntingdonshire, that Watling Street ran north-west across the midlands from London to Shrewsbury, and Foss diagonally to it from Lincoln or Leicester to Bath and mid-Somerset.
Icknield Street is probably a prehistoric ridgeway along the downs, utilized perhaps by the Romans near its eastern end, but in general not Roman.
Watling Street is the Roman highway from London by St Albans (Verulamium) to Wroxeter near Shrewsbury (Viroconium).
www.1911ency.org /E/ER/ERMINE_STREET.htm   (447 words)

  
 WATLING STREET - Online Information article about WATLING STREET   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
period and after it, the name Watling Street seems to have been applied by antiquaries to many Roman or reputed Roman roads in various parts of See also:
Pius, and which has largely been in use ever since Roman times, is now not unfrequently called Watling Street, though there is no old authority for it and throughout the See also:
Tyne and the Forth was called Dere Street.
encyclopedia.jrank.org /WAT_WIL/WATLING_STREET.html   (310 words)

  
 Street Maps Of Buckinghamshire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
No other atlas shows every street in Buckinghamshire.
In ancient times Icknield Street and Watling Street crossed the county, which has extensive Roman and pre-Roman remains...
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 BEXLEY - LoveToKnow Article on BEXLEY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Hall Place, which contains a fine Jacobean staircase and oak-panelled hall, is said to occupy the site of the dwelling-place of the Black Prince.
The course of Watling Street may be traced over Bexley Heath, where, too, there exist deep pits, widening into vaults below, and probably of British origin.
To properly cite this BEXLEY article in your work, copy the complete reference below:
www.75.1911encyclopedia.org /B/BE/BEXLEY.htm   (811 words)

  
 Birmingham Roman Roads Project - Contacts
Entry from Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia with links to additional information on the Via Appia and Via Flaminia in Italy and Ermine Street, Fosse Way, Watling Street and Icknield Street in Britain.
Article from The Madaba Map Centenary (Jerusalem 1999, 227-229) reproduced on the Franciscan Cyberspot website.
Part of distance learning website of Kentucky Educational Television (USA) with maps of the Roman Empire’s road network, photographs of streets and roads in Italy, and a small amount of text.
www.brrp.bham.ac.uk /links/links.html   (558 words)

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