CIMRM Supplement - Mithraeum. Inveresk, Britain.

See also: Inveresk Mithraeum; Altar of Sol; Altar of Mithras; Small finds

The altars as found.

From: AOC Archaeology Group.

Excavations at a cricket pavilion at Lewisvale Park, Musselburgh in March 2010 revealed two Roman altars and some small finds. The altars were broken when they were buried face down in antiquity.


From John W. Brandt:

Discovered: 2010

Coordinates: 55° 56' 12" N, 3° 03' 17" W / 55.936541° N, 3.0546636° W



  • Fraser Hunter, Martin Henig, Eberhard Sauer and John Gooder, "Mithras in Scotland: A Mithraeum at Inveresk (East Lothian)", Britannia 47 (2016), 1-50. DOI: Preprint here.

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