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Mar 2 2010, 02:15 PM
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Although the Chesters Dolichenus altar is currently free standing, I found a source that says it was incorporated into a wall when it was first discovered in the 1890s.
Tim Wolter
Oh yeah, I'd forgotten about the Dolichenus altar at Chesters. That cult got around, no?! The altar I'm thinking of is the one at the next Wall fort west of Vindolanda, Greatchesters ("Aesica"), just past Cawfields Quarry. It's uninscribed, and I'm not sure if anyone knows for sure who it's to, or if it's always been in the spot it's at now.
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