Legionary Tablet,Found at Bridgeness, 14th April 1868, on the Estate of Henry Cadell, Esq. of Grange, parish of Carriden, Linlithgowshire,- being the first found at or near the eastern end of the Antonine Wall, and the most perfect of any yet found [...]
Very scarce photograph and accompanying text, combined dimensions 200 x 155mm (7¾ x 6"). Glued to album sheet.
Photograph commemorating the discovery of a tablet from the Antonine Wall, constructed from the Firth of Forth to the River Clyde in the years following AD 140 to mark the north-west frontier of the Roman Empire. The wall's importance was recently acknowledged when it was designated a World Heritage Site
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