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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103030
English Heritage Legacy ID: 163467
Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3
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
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
Fragment of wall at West of City at Verulamium.
TL 1306 NW 11/29B 8.5.50.
Fragment of wall at South West of City at verulamium.
TL 1306 NE 12/29C 8.5.50
Fragment of wall including Tower at Southern point at Verulamium.
TL 1306 NE 12/29D 8.5.50.
Long stretch of wall incorporating Tower and remains of Gateway along
Southern Boundary at Verulamium.
TL 1306 NE 12/29E 8.5.50.
Fragment of wall on Eastern boundary at Verulamium.
TL 1306 NE 12/29F 8.5.50.
Part of Roman House with mosaic floor and hypocaust, protected by modern
building at Verulamium.
TL1307 SE 7/29G
Corner of building which was in Forum of Roman City.
Listing NGR: TL1363407286
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