This was the renowned region of the Silures, inhabited by three powerful tribes.
Its position was favourable for the coercion of the wild Silures.
Silures, one of the ancient British tribes occupying the SE.
Here was quartered the second Augustan legion, and this was the principal Roman town in the country of the Silures.
Gwent, the appellation of the district in Wales inhabited by the Silures, comprised the diocese of Landav.
The Silures were not reduced by the loss of Caractacus, and the great defeat they had suffered.
He subdued the Silures, and held the other native tribes in check till he was superseded by Agricola .
All that you urge against the Trinobantes and the tribes of Kent the Silures might urge with equal force against us.
The Silures were defeated in 50, the Decangi in 58, the Ordovices in 78.