In 120 AD
, Rome's Ninth Legion disappears without trace in Scotland and its standard, a golden eagle, is lost forever to the shame of Rome.
In the second century it became quite prosperous and in about 120 AD
a mansio or inn was built for travellers on Ermine Street.
Two-and-a-half hours that fly by and which, although set in 120 AD
, makes you realise that times haven't changed, only fashions, and the bad guys are still out there.
E EAGLE (12A) In 120 AD
, the entire Ninth Legion disappears without trace in Scotland and its standard, a golden eagle, is lost forever, to the eternal shame of Rome.
The well-preserved remains of Prestatyn's Roman civilian bath house were discovered in March 1934 by local architect and amateur archaeologist F Gilbert Smith The bath house was built about 120 AD
and extended 30 years later.
The Swing Bridge occupies virtually the same site as the bridge built across the Tyne in 120 AD
by the Roman emperor Hadrian.