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photoblog image Chedworth Roman Villa 6 of several

Chedworth Roman Villa 6 of several

The spring that they drew their water from still flows and this is the remains of a temple to the water spirits or something like that. They made offerings but judging by how it has lasted another 1600 years or so after they left,  they probably needn't have bothered 

Chedworth Roman Villa 6 of several

The spring that they drew their water from still flows and this is the remains of a temple to the water spirits or something like that. They made offerings but judging by how it has lasted another 1600 years or so after they left,  they probably needn't have bothered 

comments (12)

  • sherri
  • Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
  • 26 May 2018, 02:09
amazing that it has lasted

such a lovely image
Bill Phillips: Isn't it just Sherri
I like that water...
Bill Phillips: I don't think I would risk drinking it though LArry
Or, because of, Bill.....
Bill Phillips: Good value for money then
  • Ray
  • Not Germany...
  • 26 May 2018, 05:13
Did you roll up your pants legs and splash about in it, Bill?
Bill Phillips: The thought never occurred to me Ray grin
  • Martine
  • France
  • 26 May 2018, 05:56
C'est superbe que ça fonctionne encore.
Bill Phillips: It is amazing Martine
  • Chris
  • Not Nowhere
  • 26 May 2018, 07:03
I used to make offerings to the beer spirits, so I know the feeling..
Bill Phillips: Naturally
  • Richard Trim
  • Suffolk where the sun rises first
  • 26 May 2018, 08:02
... and you sampled the water
Bill Phillips: No......................
Are you still allowed to drink the water coming down that drain spout, Bill?
Bill Phillips: I doubt it Beverly
I like the setting this is in, I don't think I'd like to taste the water though.
Bill Phillips: I wasn't going to risk it Brian!
  • Ayush Basu
  • Venlo, Netherlands
  • 26 May 2018, 19:52
that is quite a place, Bill and i like your exposure here.
Bill Phillips: It is impressive Ayush and I am pleased you like the picture
Definitely well preserved, a great job.
Bill Phillips: Amazingly well preserved Claudio
How odd that H an s haven't done something.
Bill Phillips: Romani salutem effectus grin

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