THE Emperor Claudius spent just 16 days in Britain, long enough to lead his troops into Camulodunum
and have his army build a huge fortress.
The Roman writer Pliny the Elder referred to Camulodunum
[Colchester] in AD77.
In the introduction Mr Ahier, of Lightridge Road, Fixby, says he had been planning to write a book for a long time about Castle Hill, or Camulodunum
as he calls it, but got interrupted by World War I.
Stanway: ah elite burial site at Camulodunum
(Britannia monograph series 24): 352-9.
They destroyed Camulodunum
(modern Colchester) and burned Londinium (London) to the ground.
It wasn't until much later, when I visited a museum in Colchester, once the capital of Roman Britain, Camulodunum
, that I found the hook, my way in to archaeology.
ANSWERS: 1 The Canaries; 2 K9; 3 Catherine Deneuve; 4 Camulodunum
(present-day Colchester); 5 The albatross; 6 To tip poison arrows for stunning game; 7 The Wild Old Man Of Rock'n'Roll; 8 Don McLean; 9 Prince Charles; 10 Leicestershire.
The Roman settlement of Camulodunum
(modern Colchester), named after Camulos, is widely thought to be the origin of Medieval writers' Camelot.
, the first Roman town in the British Isles, is which modern town?