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Monument ID 3
Monument Type construction dedication
Monument Of Seventh Legion yes
Inscription V//[Ti(berius) C]aesar divi Augusti f(ilius) / [Aug]ustus Imp(erator) pont(ifex) max(imus) / [trib(unicia)] potest(ate) XIIX co(n)s(ul) II / [viam] a colonia Salonitan(a) / [ad f]in[e]s provinciae Illyrici // [--- ---] / cuius viai millia passus sunt / CLXVII munit per vexillarios / leg(ionum) VII et XI / item viam Gabinianam / ab Salonis Andetrium aperuit / et munit per leg(ionem) VII / [
Translation Tiberius Caesar, son of the divine Augustus, Emperor, pontifex maximus, wielder of tribunician powers 18 times, consul twice, constructs the road from Salona to the border with the province of Illyricum [-] from which the road is 168 miles distant, with the assistance of vexillations of the 11th and 7th legions, and also the Via Gabinia from Salona to Andetrium is opened a constructed with the assistance of the 7th legion
Translation Source Tončinić 2011
Date From 16
Date To 17
MonumentNote records Legio VII vexilio working on roads
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Ewan Coopey, Brian Ballsun-Stanton. (2024) "Monument 3 from Europe/Croatia/Split". In Community and Identity in the Roman Seventh Legion. Ewan Coopey, Brian Ballsun-Stanton (Ed). Released: In prep. Open Context. <>

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