Antonine Wall Facts

IN 142 AD Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius ordered the construction of a long wall stretching across what is today Scotland for the purpose of protecting the northernmost frontier of the great Roman Empire. It took hundreds of soldiers 12 years to complete the Antonine Wall but just 8 years after its completion the Romans abandoned it. Find out why this amazing example of ancient Roman architecture was abandoned along with other interesting information including where exactly it was built and what materials were used to construct it in the list of facts below. Whether you are kid writing a school report or an adult interested in this famous ancient wall we hope you find the information below helpful.

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Interesting Antonine Wall Facts