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Guidebook: Chesters Roman Fort and the Clayton Museum

Guidebook: Chesters Roman Fort and the Clayton Museum

In a low-lying Northumberland valley where Hadrian’s Wall bridged the North Tyne lie the impressive remains of Chesters Roman Fort – the home of the ala II Asturum (Second Asturian Cavalry Unit) for more than 200 years. Uncovered in a series of 19th-century excavations by the influential…

£4.00

The Rows of Chester

The Rows of Chester

…years of historical and archaeological research on the Rows of Chester the most extensive surviving example in Europe of a medieval two-tier complex of shops are detailed in this thorough and authoritative report. The Rows of Chester form a unique system of walkways through the frontages of…

£30.00

Chesters Roman Fort Stamp Collection

Chesters Roman Fort Stamp Collection

Part of our exclusive range of English Heritage Stamps these stamps highlight some our famous properties throughout England. Our stamps make a great souvenir and can also be used to send postcards overseas from the UK see details below:Destination: Worldwide excluding UK and Channel Islands…

£6.25

Guidebook: Beeston Castle

Guidebook: Beeston Castle

…the Pennines in the east to the mountains of Wales to the west. The fortification dates from 1225 when it was built by Ranulf the sixth Earl of Chester following his return from the Crusades. The earl introduced new methods of castle building gleaned from his travels to the Middle East. The castle…

£3.50

Played at The Pub

Played at The Pub

WEB EXCLUSIVE PRICE!Aunt Sally in Oxford Toad in the Hole in Lewes bagatelle Chester quoits in Darlington and bat and trap in Kent - they sound relics of a bygone age and yet contrary to popular belief the games of Britain live on. Traditional games such as nipsy (the poor man's golf) played by…

£14.99

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