Location- Victoria Embankment
Standing on the Victoria Embankment, Cleopatra’s Needle shares its name with its 2 sibling Needles found in New York and Paris. 435 more words
Another terrific talk to start the year.
TUESDAY, 27 FEBRUARY at 7.30
In 1136 a book appeared that was to change history – literally. Geoffrey of Monmouth’s ”History of the Kings of Britain” detailed a fundamentily ‘British History’ that was accepted as genuine for 400 and more years. 188 more words
In the timeless wilds of Epping Forest lie the remains of two partially-preserved prehistoric earthworks:
Ambresbury Banks, a little over a mile north-west of Theydon Bois; 154 more words
HISTORY: There’s a #Roman #amphitheatre in London. Well the ruins of one anyway. If you don’t fancy your local soccer stadium this Saturday head to #Guildhall & discover how gladiators fought in these arenas without refs & halftime whistles Check out my article https://whatshotlondon.co.uk/londons-roman-amphitheatre/