Searching for Portugal's lost Roman city of Ierabriga

October 11, 2017 - General

Monte Castelinho, a mountain range that rises above the National Route No. 1 (EN1), at the entrance to the town of Carregado, has been classified as an important archaeological site for some time. But only in the last ten years have regular archaeological excavation campaigns taken place, which began with the discovery of a great Roman fortification and numerous military artefacts.

Excavations at the site believed to be the Roman…

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