Tittle- Roman Britian with a mosaic background
AD 43 Britain was invaded by the Roman Army. The majority of the country remained populated by the native Britons who adopted Roman culture and religion and mixed it with their own native Iron Age traditions.

Prior to the Roman era the hill top (Blue Bridge) had been the main focus of settlement. However things had changed and now the river valley below had become more inviting.

Time line of Bancroft in the Roman period

Farmstead, Sauna & Temple - Mausoleum

Modest Rural Villa
Grand Villa, Shrine, Mosaics and Garden
Photograph of the reconstructed remains of Bancroft villa
Visit Bancroft Park and see the reconstructed foundations and fish pond of the final villa.
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