replica Roman milestone - Wijk bij Duurstede - The Netherlands
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F
N 51° 58.234 E 005° 20.922
31U E 661334 N 5760370
Quick Description: a replica Roman milestone placed at the northern frontier of the Roman Empire along the river Rhine, at Havenweg in Wijk bij Duurstede.
Location: Utrecht, Netherlands
Date Posted: 4/6/2015 7:40:50 AM
Waymark Code: WMNMXR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
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Long Description:
The river Rhine formed the northern frontier of the Roman Empire. Along this frontier, milestones were placed.

This milestone was placed near the Wijk bij Duurstede (known then as Dorestad).

The milestone was placed in 1999, 1950 years after the original.
Most Relevant Historical Period: Roman Empire > 27 B.C.

Opening days/times:
Always free accessible


Condition: Completely intact or reconstructed

Admission Fee: Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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