Antonine wall

2009-08-18
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img_1052 The Antonine wall was built in 140 AD under the rule of Roman emperor Antoninus Pius, around 10 years after Hadrian's wall was completed, a few dozen kilometers...
The Antonine wall was built in 140 AD under the rule of Roman emperor Antoninus Pius, around 10 years after Hadrian's wall was completed, a few dozen kilometers…
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img_1054 Little remains today of the 16, 3-km spaced, forts that once contributed to defend the 64-km long wall.
Little remains today of the 16, 3-km spaced, forts that once contributed to defend the 64-km long wall.
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img_1056 Roman pits, where wooden spikes were hidden, in order to surprise attackers.
Roman pits, where wooden spikes were hidden, in order to surprise attackers.

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