On the march with the Roman Empire

We've arrived at the Roman fortress of Dewa in the far north west of Britannia, on the very edge of the known world. It's been a long sea journey lasting many weeks.

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The Roman doctor is currently tending to the sick and needy using bandages and goat poo....

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Looks like we'll be eating dormice in honey at snack time too...! 

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There's Romans bathing in the spa, and Erin is cleaning Sidhant with a refreshing combination of olive oil and a scraper...

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We're exploring the ruins...they were like this before we got here...honest ... 

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Time for a little fun... 

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We've sold a couple...got a good price though.... 

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The local constabulary have arrived... 

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After an amphora of wild and a roasted boar, we've taken a gentle march around the streets of Chester carrying shields and rather heavy feet. The locals have fled in fear... 

 

 Lola battles a centurion in the Roman gardens whilst the locals watch on from the walls in fascination.... 

Lola battles a centurion in the Roman gardens whilst the locals watch on from the walls in fascination.... 

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Testudo..!!!! 

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On patrol... 

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Entering the coliseum.... 

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To the victor, the spoils... 

 

We had a fantastic, and sunny day!,