Roman tablets found at Vindolanda

Published on August 9th, 2017 | by admin

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Roman documents have been found at Vindolanda in northern England.

The hoard of around 25 wooden writing tablets was discovered by an archaeological team at Vindolanda on Hadrian’s Wall in Northumberland.

Consisting of letters, lists and personal correspondence, the items had been discarded towards the end of the 1st Century.

Work is under way to conserve the tables and decipher the messages.

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Story: BBC News | Photo: Vindolanda Trust

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