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Flashcards in Stage 28 Culture Deck (14):
1

when and how was the palace at Fishbourne discovered?

1962
a workman came upon it while digging a drain

2

what are some of the ways archaeologists are able to date sites -

watch the existence & position of any building
earth changes color

3

what sort of information can archaeologists gain from studying pottery found at a site -

reveals trade & travel patterns

4

what does the pattern of building in the southeast versus the north and west suggest -

Britian was peaceful in South East
but still troubled by threat in the North

5

what event happened in 270 -

abandon site robbed for building stone

6

to the spirits of the departed --

D M

7

"son" follows the name of the father --

F

8

Tribe --

TER

9

birthplace --

ARE

10

proceeds the soldiers legion # (rank in legion)

LEG

11

length of service

XX

12

proceeds the # showing age of death -

AN

13

means "is buried here" --

H S E

14

briefly describe the 2 main sources on info about Roman Britain:

literary evidence
archdelogical