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List of Illustrations and Maps

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A History of the County of Somerset: Volume 1. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1906.

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LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

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The Vale of the Parrett. By William Hyde frontispiece
Palæolithic Implement, Ballast Pit, Broom, Axminster (Fig. 1) full-page plate, facing 168
Palæolithic Implement, Ballast Pit, Broom, Axminster (Fig. 2) " " 170
Palæolithic Implement, Ballast Pit, Broom, Axminster (Fig. 3) " " 174
Palæolithic Implement, Hyæna Den, Wookey Hole
Trimmed Flake of Flint, Hyæna Den, Wookey Hole
Neolithic Stone Cist, Broom Street 189
Entrance of Barrow, Stoney Littleton 189
Ground Plan of Barrow, Stoney Littleton 190
Plan of Chambers of Stoney Littleton Barrow 190
Plan of Lake Village, Glastonbury 194
Decorated Pottery from the Lake Village, Glastonbury 196
Bronze Bowl, Lake Village, Glastonbury full-page plate, facing 198
Plan of Worlebury " " " 200
Plan of North-eastern Flanking Entrance " " " 201
Wall of Grand Gateway " " " 202
Worlebury full-page plate, facing 202
Maps of the Civilian and Military Districts of Britain " " " 209
Bronze Tankard from Elveden (Suffolk), illustrating Late Celtic Art " " " 210
Late Celtic Potsherds from the Glastonbury Lake Village full-page plate, facing 210
Samian Bowl of the First Century, a.d. " " " 211
Late Celtic Collar of Bronze, found at Wraxall full-page plate, facing 212
Plans of Courtyard and Corridor Houses at Silchester " " " 213
Plan of Villa, consisting of Corridor House and two blocks of Farm Buildings round a Rectangular Courtyard (Brading, Isle of Wight) " " " 213
Bath, General Plan full-page plate, facing 220
Plan of Roman Bath " " " 226
Structural Remains found 1867–9 on the site of the Pump Room Hotel " " " 233
Remains of Pediment of the Temple of Sul, with the Head of the Gorgon on an oak-wreathed Shield in the centre, Helmet below to left, Owl on right, and parts of supporting Victories on each side The Same with the Shield and Victories completed full-page plate, facing 234
Head of Gorgon from the Pediment of the Temple of Sul Minerva 236
Part of Cornice (seen from below), Corinthian Capital, and part of Column found in 1790 " " " 236
Cornice found in 1790 " " " 237
Façade of the Four Seasons, partially restored " " " 238
Capital and Base of Square Pilaster " " " 239
One of the Four Seasons " " " 239
Two Pieces of Shell Canopy " " " 240
Fragment of Pediment (Fig. 19) " " " 241
Elevation and Soffit of Cornice found in 1869 " " " 242
Head of Moon Goddess full-page plate, facing 242
One of the Four Seasons, shewing the roughness of the work on this Façade
Roman Baths at Bath coloured plan, facing 244
View of the Great and Circular Baths, excavated 1880–5 full-page plate, facing 246
Plans of Roman Thermal Baths, for comparison with those at Bath " " " 247
Tin Mask found in 1878 " " " 251
Plan of Monument (Fig. 26) " " " 253
The Eastern Bathrooms as shown by Lucas in his Plan " " " 254
The Great Bath, empty of Water full-page plate, facing 256
Masonry of Wall round the N.E. Apse of the Great Bath Mosaic in the Western Semicircular Chamber, north of the Eastern Hypocausts " " " 256
Bronze Head, perhaps of Minerva, found in 1727 " " 258
Hercules Bibax Goddesses and Worshippers Minerva " " 258
Three of the Carved Blocks found in the Baths " " 260
Groups of Miscellaneous Pieces found in the Baths since 1878 " " 260
Remains of Buildings found 1864–6 on the site of the United Hospital, Albert Wing and Medical Officers' Quarters 262
Altar, found 1900 264
Roman Inscriptions of Bath full-page plate, facing 268
Inscription 270
Two Inscriptions 274
Roman Inscriptions of Bath full-page plate, facing 276
Masons' Marks 280
The Bath Curse 282
Colossal Head of Flavian Epoch Standard-bearer's (?) Effigy full-page plate, facing 286
Monument found at the Cross Bath, 1885 " " 286
Samian Bowl found in the Baths 287
Plan of the Neighbourhood of Camerton 289
Plan of Larger House, excavated 1814–5 290
Base of Statuette 291
Plan of Smaller House, excavated 1817 291
Fibula shewing Celtic Affinities 293
Bronze Piece of Late Celtic Work 293
Plan of Ham Hill full-page plate, facing 296
Remains from Ham Hill, in Taunton Museum " " 296
Plan of Brislington Villa 304
Plan of Roman Villa at Great Wemberham, near Yatton 306
Pewter Vessels found in the Well at Brislington, and Enlarged Sketches of the Patterns on them full-page plate, facing 306
Restoration of Mosaic found at the Wemberham Villa, near Yatton " " 308
Lead Roundel 310
Inscribed Slab (Fig. 68) 311
Plan of Roman Villa at Wellow 312
Wellow Mosaic A full-page plate facing 312
Finial, 18 inches high 313
Wellow Mosaic B full-page plate, facing 314
Plan of Paulton Villas 315
Dark Brown Urn, 5 in. high, ornamented with Leaf Pattern in Relief, found in 1818; now in Bristol Museum 316
Inscription from Camerton Relief from Wellow full-page plate, facing 316
Roman Tesselated Pavement at Nunney, Somerset 317
Potters' Kiln, near Shepton (Fig. 78) 319
Cup found in Kiln, near Shepton (Fig. 79) 319
Plan of Roman Villas, near Somerton 321
Plan of Roman Villa at Littleton 324
Inscription from King's Sedgemoor 325
Plan of Roman Villa at Pitney 326
Pitney Mosaic A full-page plate, facing 328
Mosaic found at East Coker, 1753 330
Pitney Mosaic C Pitney Mosaic B Coker Mosaic full-page plate, facing 330
Plan of Remains of Roman Villa at Wadeford 333
Plan of Charterhouse Mining District 336
Objects from Charterhouse, now in Taunton Museum full-page plate, facing 336
Fibulae from Charterhouse, in the Pass Collection " " 338
Gems from Charterhouse " " 338
Remains from Charterhouse-on-Mendip " " 340
Pig of Lead found near Blagdon (Fig. 96) 341
Pig of Lead found in Bristol (Fig. 97) 342
Two Bronze Fibulae found at Charterhouse (Fig. 98) 343
Brooch from Wolvershill 357
Brooçh from Irchester 357
Plan of Roman Finds at Clevedon 360
Inscription at Winsford (Exmoor) 369
Anglo-Saxon Remains from Somerset coloured plate, facing 378
Leaden Coffin-plate found at Bath full-page plate, facing 380

LIST OF MAPS

Geological Map of East Somerset between xxviii, 1
Geological Map of West Somerset " 14, 15
Orographical Map " 28, 29
Botanical Map " 40, 41
Pre-Historical Map " 166, 167
Roman Map " 206, 207
Anglo-Saxon Map " 372, 373
Domesday Map " 432, 433