NGRef: NY2076
OSMap: LR85
Type: Camp
None identified
Middlebie Camp 1
NY208764 1,250 x 1,100+ ft
(381 x 335+ m)
>31½ acres
(>12.8 ha)
Discovered on aerial photographs by J.K. St. Joseph and first reported in 1951, this camp lies on Middlebie Hill, some ¾-mile north of the Birrens complex.
Middlebie Camp 2
NY208764 ? ft
(? m)
? acres
(? ha)
This small camp, reported by Prof. St. Joseph in 1973, lies wholly within the perimeter of the larger Camp #1.
See: Air Reconnaissance of North Britain by J.K. St. Joseph in J.R.S. xli (1951) p.58;
Air Reconnaissance in Britain, 1951-5 by J.K. St. Joseph in J.R.S. xlv (1955) p.85;
Air Reconnaissance in Britain, 1961-64 by J.K. St. Joseph in J.R.S. lv (1965) p.79;
Air Reconnaissance in Britain, 1969-72 by J.K. St. Joseph in J.R.S. lxiii (1973) p.217.
Page Citation: Kevan White (2018) "Roman Britain: MIDDLEBIE CAMPS"