Julius Frontinus, Sextus
- A. R. Birley
Julius Frontinus, Sextus (d. 103/4), Roman governor of Britain, held that appointment from ad 73 or 74 to 77. His service in Britain is attested only by a single sentence in Tacitus's Agricola, and his date of birth, origin, and early career are unknown. But as the author of a work on land-surveying (...