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FRIGIDAE (Azib el Harrak) Morocco.

Station of the Antonine Itinerary (7.3), situated 18 km S of Lixus, also mentioned in the Notitia Dignitatum (occ. 26). The site contains remains of a Roman castellum (95 x 75 m) and traces of an ancient system for piping the waters of the nearby Aïn el Hammam.


R. Caguat, L'Armée romaine d'Afrique (1912) 673-74MP; L. Chatelain, Le Maroc des Romains (1944) 67-69; M. Euzennat, “Les voies romaines du Maroc dans l'Itinéraire Antonin,” Hommages à Albert Grenier, coll. Latomus 58 (1962) 605-6.


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