The Nervians – Belgium
- 1st Cohort of Nervians served at Birrens near Carlisle
- 6th Cohort of Nervians served at Rough Castle on the Antonine Wall
The 6th Cohort of Nervians came from Belgium around the Brussels area and served on the Antonine Wall at Roughcastle.
They moved to Great Chesters Fort on Hadrian’s Wall after serving on the Antonine Wall.
The altar above reads
VICTORIAE – to victory
COH VI NERVIORVM – the 6th cohort of Nervians
CC FL BETTO LEG XX VV – under the acting command of Flavius Betto, centurion of the 20th Legion Valiant and Victorious
See RIB 2144. Altar dedicated to Victory
- Altars dedicated to Nervians across Britain ( Roman Inscriptions of Britain)
- RIB 2144. Altar dedicated to Victory
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