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Filename: 28982_009.jpg

Size: 7360 x 4912 (8.1MB)

Date: 26th May 2022

Source: Historic England

Credit: © Historic England Archive. Emm

Copyright Status: Copyrighted Work

Urgency (1-8) 5=normal: 5

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Housesteads 28982_009

Housesteads or Vircovicium Roman Fort on Hadrians Wall in the snow, Northumberland, 2018

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This aerial photograph, titled "Housesteads 28982_009" captures the timeless beauty of Housesteads or Vircovicium Roman Fort on Hadrian's Wall in Northumberland. Taken by talented photographer Emma Trevarthen in 2018, this stunning image showcases the fort amidst a blanket of glistening snow. The composition is truly mesmerizing as it highlights the intricate details of the ancient ruins against the pristine white backdrop. The imposing stone walls and earthworks stand tall, serving as a testament to their historical significance and once vital role in defending this frontier outpost. Hadrian's Wall, an iconic symbol of Roman engineering prowess, stretches across this frame like a majestic guardian. Its weathered stones tell stories of centuries past when soldiers patrolled these very grounds to protect Britannia from external threats. Emma Trevarthen's masterful capture perfectly encapsulates both the grandeur and serenity that coexist within Housesteads. The softness of freshly fallen snow delicately blankets every surface while accentuating each architectural feature with precision. As we gaze upon this remarkable print, our imaginations are transported back through time to an era where legions marched along these very paths. It serves as a poignant reminder of our rich heritage and invites us to reflect on those who came before us. "Housesteads 28982_009" is not just a photograph; it is an evocative piece that immortalizes history frozen in time—a visual tribute to one of England's most tre

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