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Durotriges

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    George
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    The Durotriges Background to the Durotriges Location of the tribe The Durotriges occupied what is now Devon and parts of Dorset and Somerset. Principa
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    The Durotriges lived in what is approximately Dorset in south west Britain, their name meant something like ‘they who live near water’ presumably the sea. ‘Duro-‘ in that context is possibly related to the place name Dover [‘dwr’] meaning water or place on (or by) water.

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