Ancient Roman Military Camp Uncovered in Portugal

The 2,100-year-old camp of Lomba do Mouro in Melgaço, Portugal, was used by around 10,000 Roman soldiers sent to conquer Northwest Iberia. Covering more than 20 hectares, the site of Lomba do Mouro was discovered using remote sensing techniques. “Written sources mention the army crossing different valleys, but until now we didn’t know exactly where,” […]

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