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Extensive remains of Roman Occupation at Housesteads

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Extensive remains of Roman Occupation at Housesteads

Caption - At Housesteads (Vercovicium Roman Fort) the remains of the Roman Occupation are extensive although sadly limited to the foundations. Shown here are the piers that kept the granary floors free from damp and vermin.

Walk 1198 : Hadrian's Wall from Steel Rigg

Photographer : Lou Johnson

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