Roman Archaeology Group

Perth, Western Australia

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March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Upcoming Free Lectures – 5 Feb 2017

Sunday 5th February 2017. Venue: Ross Lecture Theatre, Physics Building UWA Dr Michael Birrell will present two free lectures. 1:30pm -Merida: A Roman city in Spain The ancient Roman city of Augusta Emerita. … Continue reading

January 12, 2017 · 2 Comments

Digital Map of the Roman Empire

A digital map of the Roman Empire:

December 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Upcoming Lectures – Sat. 15 Oct 2016

Saturday 15th October 2016. Winthrop Professor David Kennedy will present two lectures on the Roman Army. David Kennedy studied the Roman Army for his Doctorate at the University of Oxford. These lectures … Continue reading

October 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

Oldest hand-written Roman document discovered in London

Oldest hand-written Roman document discovered in London “In a recent discovery, archaeologists have announced the findings of a dig in London to be the first ever written roman record. The … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

UWA Classics Society

A recently formed club at the university, ‘UWA  Classics Society’ (‘ClasSoc’ for short) is a student-run club at UWA devoted to all things Classics and Ancient History. If you’re studying the … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Upcoming Lectures by Guy de la Bédoyère and Don Boyer.

Saturday 11th April, 2015. 10:30am – c.1:30pm Social Science Lecture Theatre, UWA. 10:30am – ‘The Real Lives of Roman Britain’ – Guy de la Bédoyère. “Guy is a British historian … Continue reading

April 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

The lion-griffin frieze on the Winthrop Hall

For a teacher, there can be few things more pleasant than the times when instead of merely absorbing and regurgitating information with varying degrees of accuracy, a keen student will … Continue reading

December 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Latin Inscription Found in Jerusalem

A Latni inscription commemorating the Emperor Hadrian has been discovered in Jerusalem. “To the Imperator Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus, son of the deified Traianus Parthicus, grandson of the deified Nerva, … Continue reading

October 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Roman Lectures – Saturday 11th October.

On Saturday 11th October, 2014 (c.1:30 – 4:30pm) the Roman Archaeology Group will be presenting all two free lectures on Ancient Rome. All are welcome, if you wish to join … Continue reading

September 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

“Colchester Roman jewellery found hidden under shop”

Roman jewellery has been discovered during excavations at an Essex department store. Gold and silver armlets, bracelets, rings and coins were found buried in the remains of a Roman house … Continue reading

September 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

East of Jordan – Travellers ‘East of Jordan’ in the 19th Century.

For those who enjoyed the lecture “‘East of Jordan’ 19th Century Exploration & Travel” presented by David Kennedy to the Roman Archaeology Group on 8th February you may be interested in … Continue reading

August 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Roman Lectures – all are welcome

The Roman Archaeology Group invites you to attend two FREE lectures on the Roman Palaces of Serbia and Recent archaeological discoveries in the Decapolis city of Geresa (Jarah) in Northern Jordan.

August 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Day of Archaeology

Have you ever wondered what archaeologists really get up to? Is it all just digging or is there a lot more to it? The Day of Archaeology project aims to … Continue reading

July 18, 2014 · Leave a comment