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carojon24 Aug 2018 11:36 p.m. PST

Following on from looking at the Roman remains in the the fortress city of Deva Victrix, modern day Chester, I have posted about the Roman finds in the city held in the Grosvenor Museum.


The city became the home base for XX Valeria Victrix and is thought to have also accommodated II Adiutrix during Agricola's campaign into Wales.


If you would like to know more then follow the link to JJ's


Jonathan (JJ)

Paul B25 Aug 2018 4:00 a.m. PST

Great virtual tour. I agree with you about the statue. Presumably done for dramatic effect by people who know little or nothing about the subject.

Cerdic Supporting Member of TMP25 Aug 2018 6:29 a.m. PST

He might be just scaring off a few peasants rather than in battle…

saltflats192925 Aug 2018 8:11 a.m. PST

"You Celts get off my lawn!"

Richard Brooks Sponsoring Member of TMP25 Aug 2018 9:24 a.m. PST

Drill Sergeant

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