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Hadrian’s Wall Path

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By , November 27, 2009 21:16

The Hadrian’s Wall Path is a long distance footpath in the north of England, which runs for 84 miles (134.5 kilometres), from Wallsend on the east coast to Bowness-on-Solway on the west coast. The path runs through urban areas, and over moors. For most of its length it runs close to the remains of Hadrian’s Wall. Continue reading 'Hadrian’s Wall Path'»

Hadrian’s Wall

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By , November 19, 2009 00:46

Hadrian’s Wall was built in AD122 on the orders of the Roman Emperor Hadrian, and stretched from the East to West coasts of Britain, from Bowness on Solway in the West to Wallsend in the East. It is the most remarkable Roman monument in the country, and quite unique throughout the former Empire. Continue reading 'Hadrian’s Wall'»