I. A Brief General Account op the Vallum of Antonine, - 1
Description of its route.
II. A Conspectus of Early Notices concerning the Wall, - 4
1. Roman Authors.
Julius Capitolinus. The Walling Tablets. Text of the
inscriptions. Date of the Wall. Testimonies of
Spartian, Dio Cassius, Herodian, Aurelius Victor,
Eutropius, St. Jerome, Paulus Orosius, Cassio-
dorus, Ammianus, Marcellinus, and Claudian, - 4
2. Gildas, Bede, and Nennius.
Historical and descriptive references by these writers, 16
III. Bo man Precedents regarding the Structure of Earthen
Extracts from Hyginus, Vegetius, Caesar, Tacitus, Livy,
Bliny, and Varro.
IV. Modern Structural Accounts of the Wall of Antonine, - 35
Descriptions, etc., by George Buchanan, Timothy Bont,
Alexander Gordon, John Horsley, General Boy,
George Chalmers, and Bobert Stuart.
V. Descriptions of Sections,.....- - - 42
How the sections came to be undertaken.
General Remarks on the Interior of the Vallum, - - 44
Belative absence of stones in the vallum proper and
systematic layering in the soils forming it.
Croy Hill,..........- 46
Account of this part of the course of the Wall.
Croy.—Section No. 1. Description, - - - - 48
„ Section No. 2. Description,..... 50
„ Section No. 3. Description,..... 53
„ Section No. 4. Description, = - ■- - 54