JVRP EXCAVATIONS AT
THE CAMP OF THE
ROMAN VITH LEGION
August 2, 2014 to August 15, 2014
For two weeks, the JVRP will be excavating at the recently discovered headquarters of the Roman VIth Ferrata Legion, which was stationed near Megiddo in the 2nd and 3rd centuries CE. Join us as we explore new areas of the camp and test out newly developed archaeological technology!
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