Archive for: August 2016

10 Things The Romans Did For Us

Roman centurion helmet at Hadrian's Wall
Posted:
31 August 2016
Posted By:
English Heritage
Categories:
History Uncovered

From the obvious (architecture and hygiene) to the more unusual (fast food indian levitra tablets and advertising) the Romans have left their mark across the country. We asked two of our experts, English Heritage Properties Curator Mark Douglas and Curator of Roman Collections Frances McIntosh, to explain more about wh...

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The Role of Women on Hadrian’s Wall

A Roman tombstone.
Posted:
19 August 2016
Posted By:
Frances McIntosh
Categories:
History Uncovered, Things To Do

Hundreds, if not thousands, of women lived on and around Hadrian’s Wall during the Roman period. They are often forgotten in our view of this military installation, so in the run up to Hadrian’s Wall Live (English Heritage’s weekend of live Roman action on 3 & 4 September 2016) we asked F...

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10 surprising facts about the Wrest Park Collection Store

Wrest Park Collection Store English Heritage
Posted:
16 August 2016
Posted By:
Rose Arkle
Categories:
Behind the Scenes

In the heart of Silsoe, Bedfordshire sits canadian health care pharmacy order viagra Wrest Park, which is famed for its impressive gardens. But beyond the splendor of the gardens and 1830s mansion house, behind the scenes sits a large industrial building which, since 2013, has been used as an archaeological collections store. Collections Arc...

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