When we arrived there was only 1 other couple on the site so it was very peaceful. The site shows such an insight into Roman life nearly 2000 years ago. The ruined buildings... read more
Not all of the sites on Hadrian's Wall were heavily guarded fortresses....
Not all of the sites on Hadrian's Wall were heavily guarded fortresses. Corbridge was a supply base and bustling town where the Romans and civilians would pick up food and provisions.
Today, you can still walk through the town's streets and experience a true time-capsule of Roman life. You can see a valuable hoard of objects found during excavations, including Roman armour and trinkets, which provide a fascinating insight into the life of a soldier.