Lugton Marching Camp

Marching or Temporary Camps

Discovered from the air in 1984 just east of the Elginhaugh fort, this small camp has been severely damaged by quarrying; the original size may only be estimated. There are other camps along the Esk at Eskbank, Dalkeith and Inveresk.

References for Lugton Camp

  • Britannia xvi 1985 p.265;
  • Air Reconnaissance in Roman Britain 1977-1984 by G.S. Maxwell & D.R. Wilson in Britannia xviii (1987) p.38.

Map References for Lugton Camp

NGRef: NT3267 OSMap: LR66

OS National Grid Reference: NT325674
Dimensions: c.265 x 265 ft (c.80 x 80 m)
Area: c.1½ acres (c.0.65 ha)

Roman Roads near Lugton Camp

None identified