, Ptol. 2.3.10
), in Britain, is simply mentioned in Ptolemy as a city of the Ottadini.
It appears also in the list of the Geographer of Ravenna.
In the Itinerary it is placed 20 miles in a north or north-western direction of Corstorpitum (Corbridge
). Name for name Bram
pton coincides with it. Riechester, Newcastle,
have also been suggested.