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Roman lime kiln found under City Arcade in Exeter

June 23, 2019 - General

Archaeologists have excavated incredible new evidence of the Roman fortress and barracks which occupied a chunk of riverside Exeter.

The remains of a Roman lime kiln found under City Arcade in Exeter 
[Credit: Devon Live]In the decades after the Roman Conquest (around AD55), City Arcade and Fore Street lay within a legionary fortress, and later formed part of the Roman town of Isca Dumnoniorum.

A drone photograph shows the…

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