Category: Ratiaria

Colonia Ulpia Traiana Ratiaria

HISTORICAL NOTES Written sources and epigraphical data represent Ratiaria as one of the most important Roman and Early Byzantine centres in the lower Danube area. It was established in the 1st century A.D. as a military encampment and a civilian settlement which grew around it. After 106 Trajan withdrew the legions and raised its status… more