Pitney

Roman Villa

RIB182 - Fragmentary funerary inscription

PATER[...]
PATRI[...]
SANC[...]

No translation

No commentary.

RIB183 - Fragmentary funerary inscription

[...  ]IXI SIN[  ...  ...]
TRIGINTA [...]
QVAE CAPI[...]
NONO[...]
... I lived without any [blemish] thirty years ..
The noun following sine ulla is likely to be macula or querela.

There are other villa estates in the area at High Ham (ST4229), Low Ham (ST4328) and Bradley Spring (ST4931), and another villa to the south near Ilchester (ST5123). There are also several substantial Roman buildings; Curry Rivel (ST4024), two at Somerton (ST4729 & ST4929), Stanchester (ST4818), Highbrooks (ST5025), Catsgore (ST5026), Hurcot (ST5129), Lyte's Carey (ST5227) and Bull Lawn Lane (ST5329).

References for Pitney

The Roman Inscriptions of Britain by R.G. Collingwood and R.P. Wright (Oxford 1965). The Roman Inscriptions of Britain by R.G. Collingwood and R.P. Wright (Oxford 1965). The Roman Inscriptions of Britain by R.G. Collingwood and R.P. Wright (Oxford 1965). The Roman Inscriptions of Britain by R.G. Collingwood and R.P. Wright (Oxford 1965).

Map References for Pitney

NGRef: ST4530 OSMap: LR182

Roman Roads near Pitney

SSE (8) to Ilchester NW (12) to Iscalis (nr. Bawdrip, Somerset)