Route record MYO4204 - Via Principalis


Street running E-W through the praetentura of the Legionary fortress beginning and ending at Porta Principalis Dextra and Porta Principalis Sinistra. High and Low Petergate partly run along the former line of Via Principalis. It is believed that the road was c12m wide.


Grid reference Centred SE 6028 5209 (317m by 270m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

YAT, 1995, INTERIM 20, 20/4 (Serial). SYO2660.

YAT, 1996, The Archaeology of York Vol 3 The Legionary Fortress (Serial). SYO1764.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Serial: YAT. 1996. The Archaeology of York Vol 3 The Legionary Fortress.
  • --- Serial: YAT. 1995. INTERIM 20. 1-4. 20/4.

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (5)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Sep 17 2021 12:04PM


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