‘Pompeii of the North’ is found at County Durham excavation site

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Archaeologists at a North East Roman Fort have dubbed one of the country’s most exciting historical finds the “Pompeii of the north.”Rubbish chucked away by the Romans 2,000 years ago has had the same effect as the ash of Vesuvius, preserving the world’s most intact bath house outside of Italy

read more ‘Pompeii of the North’ is found at County Durham excavation site – The Journal.

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