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Kaims Castle Roman Fortlet, Perthshire, Scotland

This evening, I am posting information Kaims Castle in Perthshire, Scotland. The name is a misnomer because the site was never a castle in the medieval sense of the word but a fortlet from the early Roman period, 1st century AD.

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Artist’s impression of Muir O’ Fauld Watchtower, Parthshire

This evening, I am posting information on a first century AD Roman Watchtower in central Scotland. This is known as Muir O’ Fauld and was just one of eighteen known fortlets or watchtowers which ┬álinked three larger forts stretching across modern-day Perthshire. ┬áThis was known as the Flavian occupation. Muir O’ Fauld sits on a particular line known as the Findo Gask Ridge. The nearest village is Kinkell Bridge.

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Museum exhibits at Chesters Roman Fort, Hadrian’s Wall, England

This evening, I am posting information on Chesters Roman Fort (Cilurnum) on Hadrian’s Wall in northern England. This is located about 36 miles east of Carlisle.

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