NGRef: SO8590
OSMap: LR139
Type: Camp
None identified
SO855904 c.1,575 x 1,050 ft
(480 x 320 m)
38 acres
(15 ha)
The circuit of this large camp is incompletely recorded known but all sides and angles can be extrapolated. The camp lies on a high ridge overlooking Swindon and the Smestow Brook from the west, just over a mile (almost 2 km) to the north of the Greensforge complex.
See: Air Reconnaissance in Britain, 1969-72 by J.K. St. Joseph in J.R.S. lxiii (1973) p.233;
Roman Camps in England - The Field Archaeology by the R.C.H.M.E.;
Page Citation: Kevan White (2018) "Roman Britain: SWINDON CAMP"