Cohors Quartae Lingonum – The Fourth Cohort of Lingones

This unit was another part-mounted regiment numbered among the substantial Belgic auxiliary force of governor Petilius Cerialis. They were listed as the late-fourth century occupants of the Wallsend fort in the Notitia Dignitatum, also evidenced by a couple of altarstones.

Evidence for the presence of Cohors Quartae Lingonum in Britain

  1. Military Diplomata – 103AD (RIB 1401.1)
  2. Military Diplomata 122AD
  3. Military Diplomata c AD126
  4. Military Diplomata (AD 158)
  5. Wallsend (RIB 1299 altar; 1300 altar; Notitia Dignitatum).