Distance slab of the 2nd Legion, Caerleith Farm, Duntocher
A sandstone distance slab of the 2nd Legion, found before 1699 at Caerleith, near Duntocher. The Capricorn (top) and Pegasus (bottom) are the emblems of the 2nd Legion and on either side are 'peltae' whose horns terminate in griffin heads. The stone is 63 cm long by 54 cm high by 16 cm thick. The inscription reads: "For the Emperor Antoninus Augustus Pius, Father of his Country, the Second Augustan Legion completed 3271 feet (of the Wall)".
Hunterian Museum GLAHM F.12