Tag: GB – Frontiers of the Roman Empire

Along Hadrian’s Wall, ancient Rome’s temples, towers, and cults come to life; Joe Sills; National Geographic

Photo: Nigel Hicks

New discoveries are still rising from the coast-to-coast wall that once marked the edge of the Roman Empire.

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Hadrian’s Wall gears up for 1900th anniversary; Alex Candlin; The Mail

Photo: Imagen Photography

The spectacular Hadrian’s Wall UNESCO World Heritage Site celebrates its 1900th anniversary in 2022, and ‘Hadrian’s Wall 1900’ is a year-long festival dedicated to this huge milestone.

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Hadrian’s Wall 1,900th anniversary events unveiled; BBC

Photo: Roger Clegg

Celebrations are to run from 24 January 2022 – the birthday of Emperor Hadrian – to 23 December.

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The fascinating history of Hadrian’s Wall; Stuart Forster; Khaleej Times

Photo credit: Stuart Forster

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A weekend on Hadrian’s Wall; English Heritage

A weekend on Hadrian’s Wall…

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A Visit to Hadrian’s Wall; DrFumbleFinger; Travel Gumbo

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Hiking Lovers: Hadrian’s Wall Awaits You; Al Bawaba

The Hadrian’s Wall is one of many remains of fortifications built by the Roman Empire after invading Britain in the second century A.D.

Source: Hiking Lovers: Hadrian’s Wall Awaits You | Al Bawaba

Did the Romans really reach Scotland?; Kirsten Henton; BBC

Hadrian’s Wall may be older, bigger, stronger and better known, but the Unesco-listed Antonine Wall was the real final frontier of the Roman Empire.

Source: Did the Romans really reach Scotland?

An Overview of the History and Archaeology of the Antonine Wall; Darrell Jesse Rohl; Brewminate

The Antonine Wall is an ancient and historical  monument originating as imperial Rome’s one-­‐‑time…

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A border fence from ancient times: Hadrian’s Wall in England; Jerry Harmer; AP

“Looks like we brought the weather with us from California,” the elderly tourist says, pulling on a hat and strolling past Jerry Harmer. He disappears up a grass slope, beneath a brilliant, blue sky, his wife beside him. It’s the first of several American accents Jerry Harmer hears that morning.

Source: A border fence from ancient times: Hadrian’s Wall in England

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