Asturica Augusta in Spain

The modern Spanish city of Astorga was the Roman settlement of Asturica Augusta.


Restored arch of a Roman wall at Astorga, Spain. Photographed in 2007.



Amira Fuller looks at the large stones used by Roman engineers to build the defensive walls at Astorga, Spain. Photographed in 2007.


Professors Michael Fuller and Neathery Fuller outside the restored section of Roman wall at Astorga, Spain. Photographed in 2007.

Excavations near the Roman bath complex at Astorga, Spain. Photographed in 2007.


Opus spicatum floor pattern (herringbone) in a courtyard associated with the Roman bath complex at Astorga, Spain. Photographed in 2007.


Mosaics in the bath complex at Astorga, Spain. Photographed in 2007.



Mosaic in the bath complex at Astorga, Spain. Photographed in 2007.

Mosaics in the bath complex at Astorga, Spain. Photograph during 2007.

Sign about the bath complex at Astorga, Spain. Photographed in 2007.

Restoration of the hypocaust under the floor in the Roman bath complex at Astorga, Spring. Photographed in 2007.

Mosaic of vines growing from a krater at Astorga, Spain. Photograph taken during 2007.


Webpage constructed by Michael Fuller, 22 January 2016