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Newly-displayed ‘distance slabs’ from Scotland’s Antonine Wall marked the northernmost point of legions’ conquest

Most people know of Hadrian’s Wall, the Roman defensive fortification through Northern England since a significant portion of the wall still exists.  This UNESCO World Heritage site has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in Northern England.  However, few know about the second wall the Romans built North of Hadrian’s Wall.  The Antonine […]

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