The Romans Are Coming! (1991)

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Children's drama-docuemntary which visits the site of Maiden Castle in Dorset, which was attacked by the Romans, and the Cranborne Ancient Technology Centre, an reproduction of an Iron age village and centre for informing and teaching. An archaeological dig being carried out by famer/archaeologist Martin Green at Sixpenny Handley, Dorset is also visited. In a mini-drama children from the Cranborne middle School play two present-day children who travel back and encounter 2 Iron Age children.

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