Delgovicia

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Delgovicia or Delgovitia was a Romano-British town in Britain, mentioned by the Antonine Itinerary as being east of Eboracum (Roman York). It is also mentioned by the Geographer of Ravenna as Devovicia or Devovitia. Its location is currently unknown. Several scholars have postulated various identifications for Delgovicia:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pitts Capper, Benjamin (1825). A Topographical Dictionary of the United Kingdom. London. p. 669. 
  2. ^ Rivet, A.L.F.; Smith, Colin (1979). The Place-Names of Roman Britain. London. pp. 331–332. 
  3. ^ "Delgovicia/Delgovicivm?". Roman Britain Online. 2010. Archived from the original on 31 October 2014. Retrieved 20 February 2015.