Soldiering On

@ Segedunum Roman Fort

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30 July 2016 - 31 July 2016

11am - 3pm

Free for children under 16, adult charge applies

If you’ve ever wondered how Roman soldiers were injured and medically treated then this is for you.

Find out what armour would have been essential to help protect the 120 cavalry and 480 infantry soldiers based at the garrison.

Unearth the weapons which would have been used to protect Hadrian’s northern frontier against barbarians from the other side of the wall.

Discover what remedies and methods would have been available to treat injuries, you may even find that many traditional herbs and plants form the basis for remedies today.

Join in the fun at this living history event with Roma Antiqua.

Venue
Segedunum Roman Fort
Buddle Street
Wallsend
NE28 6HR

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