Lavatris

Attested:  AI iter 2 Lavatris iter 5 Levatris; RC Lavaris; ND Lavatres

Where:  Roman fort at NY99251345, next to Bowes Castle and the river Greta.

Name origin:  See here about *lava ‘intermittent stream’.  Stretches of the river Greta can vanish underground in hot weather.

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Last Edited: 25 April 2016