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the roman ninth legion’s mysterious loss | bbc

The Roman Ninth Legion’s mysterious loss via BBC News – The Roman Ninth Legion’s mysterious loss. I came on this article by chance. After this triptych of poems about Roman Britain it was very interesting. http://mooninthewater.net/aikido/2012/06/19/roman-wall-blues-w-h-auden/ http://mooninthewater.net/aikido/2012/06/26/roman-centurions-song-rudyard-kipling/ http://mooninthewater.net/aikido/2012/07/12/roman-road-thomas-hardy/ The Eagle … Continue reading

Sclater Street, Shoreditch, 1980 by nicksarebi © 2012 niall. All rights reserved.

London’s East End: From gangsters to the Olympics | World News

Londons East End: From haven for gangsters to Olympic showcase – World News Oranges and lemons, Say the bells of St. Clement’s.   You owe me five farthings, Say the bells of St. Martin’s.   When will you pay me? … Continue reading