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Where the Brigantes used to live - in red.

The Brigantes were a British Celtic tribe (people), that used to live in the North of Roman Britain; between the rivers Tyne and Humber. They occupied what was later Northumbria.[1] To the north was the territory of the Votadini, which straddled the present day border between England and Scotland.

Nearby tribes[change | change source]

The tribes that used to live next to the Brigantes were the Carvetti, the Parisii, the Cornovii, and the Corieltauvi.

Related tribes[change | change source]

There was a Brigantes tribe who used to live in the South of Ireland as well. They may both be related to the Brigantii of the eastern Alps.

Other websites[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. David Hughes, The British Chronicles, Volume 1 (Westminster, MD: Heritage Books, 2007), p. 78