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Romans in Scotland
November 28, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Talk by Simon Forder, ”The Romans in Scotland” – 7pm at the museum
In AD 77, Roman forces under Agricola marched into the northern reaches of Britain to pacify the Caledonian tribesman. For seven years, the Romans marched and battled across what is now Scotland. In AD 83, they fought the final battle at Mons Graupius where 10,000 Caledonians were slaughtered with only 360 Roman dead. How much of this is true?