United Kingdom Roman roads

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This is a project to map all of the Roman Roads in Britain.


List of Roman Roads

This list is largely from Wikipedia, but is also incomplete!

Name Roman Name Relation To/From Notes Progress
Ackling Dyke  ?  ? Old Sarum (Sorviodunum) and Badbury Rings
Akeman Street (Cirencester) [1] St Albans (Verulamium) and Cirencester (Corinium)
Akeman Street (Cambridge) [2] Ermine Street at Orwell and Denver, Norfolk
Cade's Road Brough-on-Humber (Petuaria) and Newcastle upon Tyne (Pons Aelius)
Dere Street York (Eboracum) and Antonine Wall at Carriden (Veluniate)
Devil's Causeway Hadrian's Wall/Dere Street and Berwick-upon-Tweed
Devil's Highway London (Londinium) and Silchester (Calleva)
Ermin Street Silchester (Calleva) to Gloucester (Glevum)
Ermine Street [3] London (Londinium) and York (Eboracum)
Fen Causeway Water Newton (Peterborough; Durobrivae) to Brampton, Norfolk
Fosse Way [4] Exeter (Isca Dumnoniorum) to Lincoln (Lindum)
The Great Road London (Londinium’s Aldgate) to Colchester (Camulodunum)
Icknield Street, Ryknild Street Bourton-on-the-Water (near Stow-on-the-Wold) to Templeborough (near Rotherham, Yorkshire)
King Street [5] Water Newton (Peterborough; Durobrivae) to South Kesteven, Lincolnshire
Maiden Way Kirkby Thore (Bravoniacum) to Carvoran (Magnae)
Military Way [6] Wallsend (Newcastle upon Tyne; Segedunum) to Bowness-on-Solway (Maia)
Peddars Way [7] Holme-next-the-Sea (near Hunstanton, Norfolk) to Knettishall Heath (near Thetford, Norfolk)
Port Way Silchester (Calleva) to Weymouth
Pye Road Caistor St Edmund (Venta Icenorum) to Colchester (Camulodunum)
Sarn Helen Aberconwy (Canovium) to Carmarthen (Moridunum)
Stane Street (Chichester) London to Chichester (Noviomagus)
Stane Street (Colchester) Braughing to Colchester (Camulodunum)
Stanegate Carlisle (Luguvalium) to Corbridge (Coria)
Stone Street Canterbury (Durovernum) to Lympne
Via Devana Via Devana Colchester to Chester
Wade's Causeway Dunsley Bay to Malton, North Yorkshire
Watling Street [8] The Kentish ports to Wroxeter (Viroconium)