Archaeologists Uncover Spine-tingling New Hoard of Roman Letters at Vindolanda Fort

Dig leader at the Roman fort Vindolanda, Andrew Birley, has been waiting and hoping to make this find all his working life and finally his patience has been rewarded. The ‘spine-tingling’ find of a new hoard of letters penned by members of the Roman garrison almost 2,000 years ago has been made. It doesn’t get much better than reading the ancient personal messages of people from the past.

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