Roman spearhead in Ebbsfleet rewrites history of Caesar’s invasion of Britain

Posted On December 7, 2017
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“The most resounding conflict in Kent 2,000 years ago pitted Julius Caesar against the Britons who resisted his two invasions of 55 and 54BC. A smaller skirmish is now taking place as evidence emerges to indicate that historians have been wrong about where the Roman army landed.

An archaeologist based at Leicester University has found a Roman spearhead at Ebbsfleet on the Isle of Thanet that he believes was left behind by Caesar’s forces during their second invasion in 54BC.”

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