Hadrian’s Wall: Protecting Southern Britannia from Northern Pictish Tribes

A significant portion of the wall still exists, particularly the mid-section, and for much of its length the wall can be followed on foot. Introduction Hadrian’s Wall (Latin: Rigore Valli Aeli, “the line along Hadrian’s frontier”) is a stone and turf fortification built by the Roman Empire across the width of what is now modern-day[…]