Trimontium

Attested:  Ptolemy 2,3,8  Τριμοντιον, a πολις of the (Σ)ελγοουαι;  RC Trimuntium;   Milestone ...MONT...

WhereNewstead Roman fort at NT56983441 beside the river Tweed near Melrose, on Dere Street in the Scottish borders

Name Origin:  Latin for ‘of three hills’.

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Last Edited: 18 May 2016