Lost Roman Roads Discovered!  Hutton Pulitzer #GoXplrr

They have been lost for thousands of years, but now a ‘revolutionary’ technique involving lasers is shedding lights on Roman roads and forts.

Archaeologists are using Lidar (light detection and ranging) data – which is typically used for flood modelling – to pinpoint the location of hundreds of miles of Roman roads in the north of England.

Their discoveries are giving clues to a neglected chapter in the history of Roman Britain almost 2,000 years ago when these roads were made.

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Source: Britain’s ‘lost’ Roman roads discovered after 2,000 years: Maps reveal a new key route was used to conquer Northern England | Daily Mail Online


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