Attested: AI iter 10 Clanoventa; RC Cantaventi/Cantiventi; ND Glannibanta
Where: Ambleside Roman fort at NY37250340, at the north end of Lake Windermere.
Name Origin: The first part of this name meant something like ‘edge’: see under >Giano and Canza for the two likely roots involved. For the name ending, see under Venta ‘home place’.
Notes: Several wrongly assigned names for forts in this area are still in circulation.
Last Edited: 21 July 2016