University of Leicester archaeologists may have uncovered evidence of Julius Caesar's invasion of Britain in 54BC.

Dec 3, 2017 7:40:37 AM / by Nabeela D'Sa

Nabeela D'Sa

A team of archaeologists from the University of Leicester have discovered a defensive ditch and weapons in the nearby hamlet of Ebbsfleet, leading them to identify Pegwell Bay in Thanet, Kent, as the place they believe the Romans landed.

The team stated that the ditch was part of a large fort in Kent, and its location was consistent with clues provided by Caesar's own account of the invasion.

Leicester-archaeologists.jpg Read the full article here: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-42155888

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