Romans At Newton Abbot
Posted: May 20, 2012 Filed under: Back Road, Devon, Early, England, Hackney, History, Milber, Newton Abbot, Streets, Teign Bridge | Tags: Ancient Track Way, Back Road, Cornwall, Dartmouth, Exeter, Hackney, Hill Fort, Isca, Milber, Newton Abbot, River Lemon, River Teign, Roman, Roman Camp, Roman Coins, Romans, Teign Bridge
Roman coins were found at the hill fort at Milber indicating a Roman Camp. A road from Isca (Exeter) through Newton Abbot to Dartmouth followed an ancient track way up from Cornwall and crossed the River Lemon at Back Road, whilst crossing the River Teign via Teign Bridge at Hackney.
Back Road, Newton Abbot, Devon