(La Coruna) La Coruna, Spain.
Roman port in the NW of the peninsula, the principal monument of which is a lighthouse called the
Tower of Hercules, restored in the 18th c. Its plan was
square, with an outside access. It was 34.77 m high and
10.08 m wide, and was constructed by Caius Levius
Lupus, probably in the time of Trajan.
J. R. Mélida, Monumentos romanos de
(1925); B. Taracena, Ars Hispaniae