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Verulamium

A Grade I Listed Building in St. Albans, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7528 / 51°45'9"N

Longitude: -0.3552 / 0°21'18"W

OS Eastings: 513634

OS Northings: 207286

OS Grid: TL136072

Mapcode National: GBR H89.11G

Mapcode Global: VHFS7.S6LP

Entry Name: Verulamium

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103030

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163467

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Town: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: Verulam

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Albans St Michael

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


1. VERULAMIUM
1.582

2.
Part of Guardianship Monument. The 3rd largest city and only municipium
of Roman Britain, quarried by local builders until the C19. Much has
been carefully excavated and covered up again to form playing fields.
Mosaic floors and other works of art are displayed in the Museum. The
parts now visible are sections of the city wall and gateways, and a mosaic
floor, with hypocaust below, covered by a modern building in the centre of
the fields. RCHN, VCH, NMR.

The individual parts where masonry is visible are listed as follows:


TL 1306 NW 11/29A 8.5.50

I

Fragment of wall at West of City at Verulamium.


TL 1306 NW 11/29B 8.5.50.

I

Fragment of wall at South West of City at verulamium.


TL 1306 NE 12/29C 8.5.50

1

Fragment of wall including Tower at Southern point at Verulamium.


TL 1306 NE 12/29D 8.5.50.

I

Long stretch of wall incorporating Tower and remains of Gateway along
Southern Boundary at Verulamium.


TL 1306 NE 12/29E 8.5.50.

I

Fragment of wall on Eastern boundary at Verulamium.

TL 1306 NE 12/29F 8.5.50.
I

Part of Roman House with mosaic floor and hypocaust, protected by modern
building at Verulamium.


VERULAMIUM
1.
1582

TL1307 SE 7/29G

1

2.
Corner of building which was in Forum of Roman City.


Listing NGR: TL1363407286

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