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Roman road discovered under pub

Roman road discovered under pub
trefwoorden: York - romeinse tijd - weg - kroeg - 1e eeuw
York may be famous for its cobbled streets, but now a street dating back nearly 2,000 years has been found beneath an old York pub.
Regulars at the old Starting Gate pub in Tadcaster Road may be surprised to learn their local was sitting on a piece of history.
Under the now-demolished pub, 2,000-year-old cobbles and the remains of a home of a wealthy Roman have been discovered. Experts say the cobbles are the largest section of Roman road ever found in the area, on the main road from the city to the South.

Lees verder bij: This Is York (24 oktober 2003)