Are there any Roman temples in Britain?
They are, by far, the most frequently occurring type of temple in Roman Britain in place of the Classical Temple which are few in number: the Temple of Claudius in Colchester, the temple of Sulis-Minerva in Bath and the examples at Maryport, Lincoln, Gloucester, and St. Albans are the only known examples.
What Roman buildings are still standing in England?
Those in our collection are Burgh Castle and Caister Roman Fort in Norfolk, Reculver Towers and Roman Fort, and Richborough Roman Fort in Kent, and later and much stronger Pevensey Castle in Sussex and Portchester Castle in Hampshire, the only Roman stronghold in northern Europe whose multi-towered walls still mainly …
Are there Roman ruins in Ireland?
Drumanagh (Irish Droim Meánach) is a headland near the village of Loughshinny, in the north east of Dublin, Ireland. It features an early 19th-century Martello tower and a large (200,000 m²) Iron Age promontory fort which has produced Roman artefacts.
How far down are Roman remains?
At 40ft (12m), the site is believed to be one of the deepest archaeological digs in London, and the team have removed 3,500 tonnes of soil in six months. More than 100 fragments of Roman writing tablets have been discovered. Some are thought to contain names and addresses, while others contain affectionate letters.
What is the oldest ruin in the UK?
Before 500 BC
|Tomb of the Eagles||South Ronaldsay, Orkney, Scotland||3150 BC|
|Skara Brae||Bay of Skaill, Mainland Orkney, Scotland||3100 BC|
|Unstan Chambered Cairn||Stenness, Mainland Orkney, Scotland||3400–2800 BC|
|Belas Knap||Winchcombe, Gloucestershire, England, UK||3000BC|