569 - Hanbury to Stoke Heath
(Hanbury to Stoke Heath)

Ivan D Margary Roman Road 569 starting near Bromsgrove in Worcestershire ending near Stoke Heath in Worcestershire ....

Anglo Saxon
History
Map Position

This map is showing 'Roman Actual named locations ' of type 'Roman City, Roman Town, Roman Villa, Roman Major Fort, Roman Station, Roman Port, Roman Bloomery' centered on Stoke Prior in Worcestershire.

Map Logic

This map shows Roman roads shown in black derived from Ivan D Margary 'Roman Roads in Britain' published in 1955. These maps are plotted as accurately as is possible from the books. There are problems with mapping 50 years later as there have been significant road and town changes which have hidden some of the original places mentioned in the texts.

The red roads are derived from Ivan D Margary 'Roman ways in the Weald' published in 1948.

Major Roman locations are shown as icons, please click the icon for the modern location and its Roman name.

This map shows the Roman Road course described by Ivan D Margary as 569 which goes from Hanbury - Stoke Heath(Hanbury - Stoke Heath).

Icon Key:
This route passes through the following locations.
Bromsgrove  Worcestershire
Hanbury  Worcestershire
Bromsgrove  Worcestershire
Stoke Prior  Worcestershire
Stoke Heath  Worcestershire
Current translation for Bromsgrove
  brom derived from brom - broom plant
  s derived from s - of as in 's or multiple
  grove derived from groue - a grove
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Current translation for Hanbury
H we cannot translate at the moment
  an derived from ƿan - Wetlands
  bury derived from burh/beorg/berie - fortified place, castle - usually associated with old Roman forts / can also be used to mean high place / berry
Place name translation provided by www.saxonhistory.co.ukClick here to use this translation on your website
Current translation for Bromsgrove
  brom derived from brom - broom plant
  s derived from s - of as in 's or multiple
  grove derived from groue - a grove
Place name translation provided by www.saxonhistory.co.ukClick here to use this translation on your website
Current translation for Stoke Prior
  stoke derived from stoc - a place, probably a farm or stockade
Pr we cannot translate at the moment
  i derived from iw - yew
  or derived from or - one or the other
Place name translation provided by www.saxonhistory.co.ukClick here to use this translation on your website
Current translation for Stoke Heath
  stoke derived from stoc - a place, probably a farm or stockade
  heath derived from hæþ - heath or wasteland where heather grows
Place name translation provided by www.saxonhistory.co.ukClick here to use this translation on your website
 
Locations Shown on map
Original Name Current Name


External References in no particular order :-
Original Manuscripts of the Anglo Saxon Chronicles
Online Anglo Saxon dictionary
Online Etymology dictionary
Open Domesday Book - The first free online copy of the Domesday Book
The Ermine Street Guard Roman re-enactment and research Society
The "Kent A" cadastre - page 5 - Peterson 2002
Archaeologia Cantiana Online
Romney Marsh Research Trust
Romney Marsh the Fifth Continent
VillageNet the reference guide to villages in Kent & Sussex
Global warming Flood Maps
The Anglo Saxon Chronicles
Google Maps - the core of the system
GeoPlaner - Useful site for plotting map data
Julius Caesar's Gallic Wars 55BC(Books 4 & 5)
Wikipedia - Caesar's invasions of Britain
Wikipedia - Portus Istus
The Geography of Claudius Ptolemy (Bill Thayers)
Roman Britain.org
Runetree Beowulf
Bayeux Tapestry Online
The Secrets of the Norman Invasion
Chronicles of John of Worcester
Battle Historic Society
Binsted village website(Mearcredesburnan Steðe)

 

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Author: Simon M       Document Created: 12/01/2018
Data is derived from a number or sources including the Ordnance Survey Gazetter data overlayed onto Google Maps