Checklist of Latin and English Place Names

(For names of Roman provinces, see map on pages 10–11)

LATIN PLACE NAME

LATER/MODERN NAME

Abonae

Sea Mills

Alauna

Maryport

Andematunnum

Langres, in Champagne, France

Antipolis

Antibes, France

Arbeia

South Shields

Augusta Suessonium

Soissons, France

Augustodunum

Autun, France

Baeterra

Béziers, France

Banna

Birdoswald

Barcino

Barcelona, Spain

Blestium

Monmouth

Bonna

Bonn, Germany

Branodunum

Leintwardine

Bremenium

High Rochester

Bremetenacum Veteranorum

Ribchester

Brocolita

Carrawburgh

Burrium

Usk

Caledonia

Scotland

(generally north of the Forth–Clyde isthmus)

Calleva Atrebatum

Silchester

Camerinum

Camerino, Italy

Camulodunum

Colchester

Cataractonium

Catterick

Carcasso

Carcassonne, France

Carthago Nova

Cartagena, Spain

Centumcellae

Civitavecchia, Italy

Cilurnum

Chesters

Coccium

Wigan

Colonia Agrippina

Cologne, Germany

(in full, Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensium)

Condate

Northwich

Condercum

Benwell

Coria

Corbridge

Corinium Dobunnorum

Cirencester

Cunetio

Mildenhall

Derventio

Papcastle

 

(also the name of several rivers, including the Derwent and Dart, and the Roman fort and town at Littlechester, Derbyshire)

Deva

Chester

Dubris

Dover

Durnovaria

Dorchester

Durobrivae

Rochester

Durovernum Cantiacorum

Canterbury

Eboracum

York

Forum Iulii

Fréjus, France

Gades

Cadiz, Spain

Galava

Ambleside

Gesoriacum

Boulogne, France

Glannoventa

Ravenglass

Glevum

Gloucester

Gobannium

Abergavenny

Isca Augusta

Caerleon

Isca Dumnoniorum

Exeter

Isurium Brigantum

Aldborough

Lemonum

Poitiers, France

Letocetum

Wall

Lindum

Lincoln

Londinium

London

Lugdunum

Lyon, France

Luguvalium

Carlisle

Magnis

Carvoran

Magnis

Kenchester

Maia

Bowness-on-Solway

Mamucium

Manchester

Massilia

Marseille, France

Mediolanum

Whitchurch

Narbonensis

Narbonne, France

Noviomagus

Crayford

Noviomagus Regnorum

Chichester

Oceanus Britannicus

English Channel

Pons Aelius

Newcastle upon Tyne

Pontes/Pontibus

Staines

Pontus Euxinus

Black Sea

Portus Lemanis

Lympne

Puteoli

Pozzuoli, Italy

Ratae Corieltauvorum

Leicester

Regulbium

Reculver

Rutupiae

Richborough

Salinae

Middlewich

Samarobriva

Amiens, France

Segedunum

Wallsend

Spina [Spinis]

settlement near Speen or Woodspeen

Tibur

Tivoli, Italy

Tolosa

Toulouse, France

Uxelodunum

Stanwix

Vagniacis

Springhead

Vallum Aelii

Hadrian’s Wall

Venta Belgarum

Winchester

Venta Silurum

Caerwent

Vercovicium

Housesteads

Verlucio

Sandy Lane

Verulamium

St Albans

Vienna

Vienne, France

Vindolanda

Chesterholm

Vinovia

Binchester

Viroconium Cornoviorum

Wroxeter

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