Tagged: Romans

The Roman Army in Devon, Finds, Fact & Fiction (Axe Valley Branch)

The talk, by John Smith*, is delivered as a “Living History” presentation using nearly two sets of Roman Soldier’s equipment, largely copied from artefacts found in Southern England. The talk explains why the Roman Army...

Exeter Branch report: Feb to Jul 2018

Our first spring lecture, entitled Landscape Gardens and F. W. (Frederick William) Meyer, was given on February 7th by Carolyn Keep. Born in 1852 in Grünhof, Meyer worked in his native Germany, Ghent and...

Roman Exeter and the Seaton Down Coin Hoard (Exeter Branch)

Roman Exeter deals with highlighting discoveries such as the bathhouse, military works at the former St Loyes College and at Topsham, and tracing the development of the city from a military stronghold to an administrative...