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150th Anniversary at Wroxeter Roman City

150th Anniversary at Wroxeter Roman City

Journey back in time for a glimpse of life as it would have been 2000 years ago at Wroxeter Roman City.

2009 marks the 150th anniversary of the rediscovery of the fourth largest city in Roman Britain, a momentous event for British archaeology.  In February 1859 workmen began excavating the baths complex, and by April much of the present site was exposed and thronged with fascinated visitors.  So come and join us at Wroxeter Roman City and wander through these magnificent Roman ruins for a day to remember!

Date Posted: 2nd March 2009

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