Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Baths, Basilicas and Temples: Civic Life in Roman Leicester

The Roman City of Leicester offered its citizens a full range of civic facilities including a forum, shopping Centre, temples and public baths.

Roman Leicester’s civic centre was established quickly after the Roman town was built. The first buildings were constructed close to the River Soar in the south west of the town.

By Natasha  Sheldon

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