Attested: Ptolemy 2,3,13 Πτερωτον
στρατοπεδον; RC Pinnatis
Where: Burghead promontory fort at NJ10906914 on the Moray Firth
Name origin: Greek for ‘feathered camp’ = Latin pinnata castra
Notes: At the northern tip of the Roman march into northern Scotland.
Last Edited: 25 July 2016