SPINAE a place in Britannia Romana, E. of Aqua Solis (Bath). (Itin. Ant. pp. 485, 486.) Now the village of Spene near Newbury in Berkshire, which has its name of new in regard to Spinae, the ancient borough. (Camden, p. 166.) [T.H.D]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.