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Roman vineyards in Britain: stratigraphic and palynological data from Wollaston in the Nene Valley, England

  • A. G. Brown (a1), I. Meadows (a2), S. D. Turner (a1) and D. J. Mattingly (a3)

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Stratigraphic and palynological evidence from trenches at Wollaston, Northamptonshire, suggest viticulture was extensively practised at this Roman site. It is argued that the apparent lack of viticultural tools and wine presses in the archaeological record in Britain is not reliable evidence for the absence of viticulture at that time.

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Roman vineyards in Britain: stratigraphic and palynological data from Wollaston in the Nene Valley, England

  • A. G. Brown (a1), I. Meadows (a2), S. D. Turner (a1) and D. J. Mattingly (a3)

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