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Roman Britannia Bulletin
Part 2

Recording Life in Roman Britain and Europe

Duncan MacDonald     
Jakarta   8  April 2020     
 Roman Britain (AD 43-409 ) We look at life in Britannia through the eyes of Roman legionairs and Britons during the Roman occupation of the first hundred years.
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Britannia Bulletin 2
Roman Britannia Bulletin Part 2 Cover
Emperor Hadrian overlooking his wall

Special Seven
Special Seven of Legio XX

Soec ial Sven scroll

Legio XX
Legio XX - Two contubernia  (squad) of 8 men each
10 contubernia  make up one Century

Emperor Titus ruled 79-81 CE - The Arch of Titus, Rome

Emperor Domitian ruled 81-96 CE - Goddess Minerva

Gold Aureus coin of Nerva - Emperor Nerva ruled 96-98 CE

Chester fortress
Diva Victrix Fortress Barracks (Chester)

Vindobala Fortress
Vindobala Fortress on Hadrian's Wall

Birdoswald fort
Birdoswald Fort - western end of Hadrian's Wall

Roman Fortlet
Roman Fortlet

Roman Milecastle
Roman Milecastle 37 - near Housesteads Fort on Hadrian's Wall

Ardune Watchtower, Caledonia - Watchtower overlooking Danube River

Marching Camp
Roman Marching Camp

Practice Camps
Roman Practice Camp

Emperor Trajan ruled 98-117 CE - Trajan's Column

Trajans bridge over Danube
Trajan's great bridge over the Danube River

Trajan - Hadrian
Trajan   clean shaven (Roman style)  ~  Hadrian   beared (Greek style)

Emperor Hadrian ruled 117-138 CE

Hadrian surveying wall
Hadrian surveying the Wall in Britannia 122 CE

Hadrians wall building
Building Hadrian's Wall 122 CE

Walltown Crags
Hadrian’s Wall - Walltown Crags, western end

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