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Saturday, 29 March 2014

Maiden Castle





Maiden Castle and walking track


View from the side


View of an Entrance


Ditch with view of Dorchester


Another view towards Dorchester


View along Maiden Castle's defences


Entrance on the Dorchester side

Remains of a Late Roman temple on the site


In the ditch!



Maumbury Rings, Dorchester 


Gladius pommel - Dorset County Museum


Warrior remains, one with an arrowhead embedded in his spine


Legionary kit - Dorset County Museum

8 comments:

  1. Looks like interesting tripp you went on :)
    Great pics.

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    1. Thanks mate, we had a good trip to the UK and Turkey a few years ago.

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  2. Nice and interesting post...

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    1. Thanks Phil, there are not too many hill forts down under!

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  3. Great trip, we've got nothing here in the US that tops this!

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    1. Thanks Monty, it's a pretty amazing site - the biggest hill fort that is still around, I think.

      Mike

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  4. Thanks for sharing your photos and info about Maiden Castle adventures..... nice!

    cheers,

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  5. Thanks Phil, I plan to make a small scale hill fort so the photos are a handy reference.

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