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Thanks to Paul Elliott, Martongate School, Bridlington for many of these images.

Roman Amphitheatre at Saintes, France

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Roman amphitheatre, Saintes
 
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The arena and remaining stone seating areas
 
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The northern exit for gladiators and animals
 
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Porta Triumphalis
 
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Southern entrance to the arena
 
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Entering the arena
 
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Arena and southern entrance
 
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Roman arch in Saintes
 
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Roman Artefacts


The following artefacts photographs are courtesy of Paul Elliott, Martongate School, Bridlington.

Food

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Beef stew
 
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Butter beans
 
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Cabbage, leek and carrots
 
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Cabbage, leeks, lentils and barley
 
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Chick frontinianum
 
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Egg and cabbage meal
 
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Egg with pine
 
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Lentil and chestnut
 
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Pickled cheese
 
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Pork stew
 
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Prawn rissoles
 
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Pulmentum
 
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Roman bread
 
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Frontinianum lentils
 
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Spiced lentils and bacon
 
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Spiced lentil and prawn
 
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Sprouts and walnuts
 
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Cooking and Eating

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Cooking range
 
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Folding (frying) pan
 
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Folding (frying) pan
 
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Iron pan
 
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Iron pan
 
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Knife blades
 
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Pewter dish
 
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Pottery
 
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Roman bread oven
 
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Saucepan
 
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Roman knives
 
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Roman glass
 
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Spoon
 
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Tablewear
 
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Roman Warfare

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Armour
 
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Armour
 
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Arrow and spear heads
 
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Belt circa 400AD
 
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Chainmail armour
 
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Iron spearheads
 
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Helmet circa 400AD
 
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Roman knife
 
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Sling and stones
 
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Sling bullets
 
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Spatha longsword
 
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Spatha hilt
 
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Throwing dart
 
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General Roman Life

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Altar
 
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Altar copy
 
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Burial artefacts
 
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Celtic god
 
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Cult mask
 
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Gaming board
 
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God statuettes
 
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Gold rings
 
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Hammer/axe head
 
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Mirrors
 
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Nails
 
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Oil lamp
 
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Reaping hooks
 
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Religious curse
 
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Religious curses
 
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Religious rattle
 
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Ring
 
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Roman galley
 
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Roman plough
 
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Sailing ship
 
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Tools
 
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Wax writing tablets
 
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Roman Buildings at Trier, Germany

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Porto Negro (Black Gate) Roman City Portal
 
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Porto Negro (Black Gate) Roman City Portal
 
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Porto Negro (Black Gate) Roman City Portal
 
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Porto Negro (Black Gate) Roman City Portal
 
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Ampitheatre: Then and now
 
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Ampitheatre
 
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Ampitheatre
 
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Ampitheatre
 
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Bath House
 
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Bath House
 
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Bath House
 
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Bath House
 
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Bath House
 
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Chesters Roman Fort

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Plan of the Cold Rooms
 
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Later cold bath
 
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The Lesser East Gate
 
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Southeast Angle Tower
 
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Southeast Angle Tower
 
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Interval tower
 
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Plan of South gate and south rampart
 
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The west gate
 
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Scale model of the fort
 
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Scale model of the fort
 
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Statues relating to the god Mithras
 
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Remains of a shrine altar
 
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Building stone 1st cohort of Dalmatians
 
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Stone carving of a phallus
 
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Various artifacts
 
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Relief of three water nymphs
 
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Recording of work done
 
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Various altars
 
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Plan of the fort
 
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Pottery artifacts
 
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Arch head
 
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Relief carving of Mars
 
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Hadrian's Wall

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Roman Soldiers

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Roman soldiers in battle dress
 
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Roman soldiers in battle dress
 
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Roman soldiers in battle dress
 
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Roman helmet and sword
 
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Replica Roman shield
 
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Replica Roman shield
 
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Roman leather sandals
 
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Roman body armour
 
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Roman Centurian's helmet
 
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Roman Centurian's helmet
 
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Roman sword unsheathed
 
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Roman soldier relaxing
 
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Roman soldier in chainmail with sword
 
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Roman chainmail
 
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Roman Centurian relaxing
 
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Legionary Life


The following photographs are courtesy of Comitatus and Paul Elliott, Martongate School, Bridlington.
Click here to visit the Comitatus Re-enactment website
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Tunic
 
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Off-duty
 
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Padding
 
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Armour on
 
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Battle-ready
 
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Battle-ready
 
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Battle-ready
 
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March!
 
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Attack!
 
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Underarm
 
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Overarm
 
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Sword
 
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Thrust
 
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Slash
 
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Javelin
 
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Full load
 
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Load from side
 
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Load from rear
 
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Load close-up
 
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Flint fire
 
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Tinder
 
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Fire
 
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Fire
 
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Fire
 
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Cooking
 
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Meal
 
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Mountain top
 
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Patrol
 
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Staff sling
 
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Staff sling
 
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Javelins
 
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Skirmisher!
 
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Throwing
 
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Shield back
 
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Chainmail and belt
 
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Packed rear
 
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Packed up
 
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Battle
 
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Battle
 
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Battle
 
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Eastern soldier
 
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Eastern soldier
 
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Tent
 
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Tent
 
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Roman troops
 
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Battle
 
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Battle
 
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Patrol
 
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Resting
 
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Roman road
 

The following 5 photographs were taken at an event by a member of the public and kindly supplied to us. If that individual can make contact with us we will publish a suitable image credit.
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Tribune
 
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Battle
 
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Battle
 
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General
 
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Emperor!
 

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