Recent news stories on Scotch Corner excavations

Lots in the news recently about discoveries during work on the A1 upgrade near Catterick. I’m sticking with the Historic England version – see here – as it’s less given to flights of fancy than some of the media reports. Meanwhile, certain prehistorians grumbling about how Romans enjoy so much attention when the finds include Iron Age round houses, coin moulds, and imported materials….

Here, to wind them up further, is a Roman shoe.