Watling Street

Watling Street
Antiguo camino romano en Gran Bretaña.

Se extiende desde Londres hasta Wroxeter y fue una de las grandes rutas arteriales de Gran Bretaña en tiempos romanos. En el s. IX dividía Mercia. Más tarde, se le dio su nombre a otros caminos importantes, tales como el que unía Londres y Dover, pasando por Canterbury.

Enciclopedia Universal. 2012.

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  • Watling Street — is the name given to an ancient trackway in England and Wales that was first used by the Celts mainly between the modern cities of Canterbury and St Albans. The Romans later paved the route, part of which is identified on the Antonine Itinerary… …   Wikipedia

  • Watling Street — bei Richborough Watling Street war eine Römerstraße in Britannien, die von Dover an der Südostküste Englands über Canterbury, London, Northampton und Birmingham nach allgemeiner Annahme nach Viroconium (heute Wroxeter …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Watling Street — /wotˈling strēt/ noun 1. One of the great Roman highways of Britain, running from near London through St Albans to Wroxeter 2. Often extended at either end to include the roads to Dover and Chester 3. Loosely applied to other Roman roads 4. The… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Watling Street — (spr. ŭóttling ßtrīt), alte Römerstraße in England, die von Richborough (Rutupiae) bei Sandwich über Canterbury und Rochester nach London führte, wo ein Gäßchen in der City ihren Namen trägt, und dann über St. Albans nach Wall bei Lichfield. Hier …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Watling Street — La moderna Watling Street atravesando Rochester cerca de pasos romanos y celtas. Watling Street es el nombre dado a una antigua vía situada entre Inglaterra y Gales. Los primeros que la usaron fueron los Celtas, entre las modernas ciudades de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Watling Street —    East from St. Paul s Churchyard to Queen Street, at its junction with Queen Victoria Street (P.O. Directory). In Cordwainer and Bread Street Wards and in Farringdon Ward Within.    First mention: Street leading from Cordwainer Strete to… …   Dictionary of London

  • Watling Street — 52°39′22.5″N 1°55′37.7″O / 52.65625, 1.927139 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Watling Street — Wat|ling Street a long Roman road that started in Dover in the southeast of England, passed through London, and then went northwest to end near the modern town of Shrewsbury …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • watling-street — n. Verlam street …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Watling Street — a road in England, originally built by the Romans and still in use today under various different names. It runs from Dover, on the south east coast of England, through London and St Albans to Wroxeter, a small town in Shropshire. Its name comes… …   Universalium

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