Detail of a reconstructed Roman living room
Detail of a reconstructed Roman living room showing the wall paintings which are based on plaster fragments from Austin Friars, the mosaic floor was found in 1869 during the reconstruction of Queen Victoria Street, it is made of various coloured cubes of stone and ceramic. The furniture consists of replicas but all the artifacts come from Roman London. #reconstruct
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Rutupiae - Richborough Roman Fort was the Gateway to Britain, long before Dover. It is here that the 4 invading Roman Legions under Aulus Plautius assembled after landing in Britain during the Claudian Invasion of A.D. 43.
Hadrian's Wall had a bigger and older Scottish brother: Archaeologists's 10 year study uncovers 120 mile defence system built in AD 70s to keep out northern tribes
Bigger than Hadrian's - - - Archaeologists have been carrying out research into a huge defence system, which is believed to have been built in the AD 70s and stretches 120 miles across Scotland...