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The ancient monument in Romano-British ritual practices
TRAC 97 Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference (1998)
  • Howard M. R. Williams, University of Chester
Abstract

The chapter reviews the archaeological evidence for the reuse of prehistoric monuments during the Roman period in lowland Britain and suggests a series of contexts for the significance of this practice linked to the 'formulaic spatiality' of ritual practices.

Keywords
  • Romano-British,
  • monument reuse,
  • burial,
  • cremation,
  • temple,
  • landscape
Publication Date
1998
Editor
C. Forcey, J. Hawthorne & R. Witcher
Publisher
Oxbow
Citation Information
Howard M. R. Williams. "The ancient monument in Romano-British ritual practices" OxfordTRAC 97 Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference (1998)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/howard_williams/32/