NGRef: TL1683
OSMap: LR142?
Type: Possible Roman Settlement

Roads
Ermine Street: NNW (9.5) to Dvrobrivae Catvvellorvm (Water Newton, Cambridgeshire)
Ermine Street: SSE (9.5) to Godmanchester

Sawtry lies on Ermine Street, the main Roman military road between London and York, 9½ miles NNW of Godmanchester. A small inscribed stone has been recorded in the R.I.B.. The text of this stone reads PVBLIC (RIB 230), which is not the most useful of epigraphic evidences.

See: The Roman Inscriptions of Britain by R.G. Collingwood and R.P. Wright (Oxford 1965).
All English translations, including any inherent mistakes, are my own.