Category:Wroxeter

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Čeština: Wroxeter je vesnice v hrabství Shropshire v Anglii, poblíž hranic s Walesem. Protéká jí řeka Severn. Je známá především díky ruinám antického města Viroconium Cornoviorum, které zde vystavěli Římané, kteří Anglii dobyli. Pěstuje se zde červené víno a jako v celém Spojeném království chovají ovce.
Cymraeg: Pentref yn Swydd Amwythig, Lloegr, sy'n gorwedd tuag 8 km (5 milltir) i'r dwyrain o'r Amwythig yw Wroxeter. Yr enw Lladin ar y lle oedd Viroconium Cornoviorum.
English: Wroxeter (pronounced "Rock-Sitter") is a village in the county of Shropshire, England, on the east bank of the River Severn, at . It is located about 5 miles south-east of Shrewsbury and is near to the village of Atcham. It lies in the parish of Wroxeter and Uppington. The Royal Mail postcode begins SY4. It is located on the site of the Roman city of Viroconium Cornoviorum, known in Old Welsh as Caer Guricon. Viroconium was the fourth largest civitas capital in Roman Britain. As Caer Guricon it may have served as the early Dark Age capital of the kingdom of Powys. Mercian encroachment forced the Welsh to move to Mathrafal castle sometime before 717.The main section of the Roman road Watling Street runs from Dover to Wroxeter.
Esperanto: Wroxeter estas vilaĝo en Shropshire, Anglio kie troveblas la restaĵoj de romia urbo.
Italiano: Wroxeter è un villaggio dello Shropshire (Inghilterra), sulla riva orientale del fiume Severn, nella parrocchia civile di Wroxeter and Uppington. Si trova nel sito dell'antica città romana di Viroconium, conosciuta in gallese come Caer Guircon. Viroconium era la quarta civitas più grande della Britannia romana, mentre Caer Guircon fu la capitale del regno altomedioevale del Powys. L'invasione merciana costrinse i gallesi a spostarsi al castello di Mathrafal prima del 717.
Nederlands: Wroxeter (uitgesproken als "rokseter") is een dorp in het graafschap Shropshire in het westen van Engeland, niet ver van de grens met Wales. Wroxeter ligt in het district Shrewsbury and Atcham, tussen Shrewsbury en Telford. Het dorp ligt aan de Severn, de langste rivier van het Verenigd Koninkrijk. Ten oosten van Wroxeter ligt The Wrekin, een bekende heuvel van 407 meter.
Norsk bokmål: Wroxeter er en landsby i Shropshire, England, omkring 8 km sørøst for Shrewsbury og nær Atcham. Elven Severn renner i nærheten.

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