Business Standard

Archaeologists virtually recreate Roman 'gladiator school'

ANI  |  London 

  • ALSO READ

    Is Josh Brolin dating assistant Kathryn Boyd? Why Kelly Brook broke-up with 'Gladiator' hunk David MacIntosh Hollywood films' sets wow Jiiva Kelly Brook posts pic of beau David McIntosh serving coffee in plant pot Pope's Harley sells for $284,000

Archaeologists have virtually recreated a Roman school discovered on the banks of the River Danube in Austria.

According to the archaeologists, the gladiator school was on a scale to rival Rome's The Great Gladiatorial Training School, and was complete with individual cells for the gladiators and a circular training arena, the BBC reported.

During excavations in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries, elements of the ancient settlement, including a legionary fortress and the civilian town were revealed, but the gladiator school was detected only in 2011, in an area to the south of the town.

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

Archaeologists virtually recreate Roman 'gladiator school'

Archaeologists have virtually recreated a Roman gladiator school discovered on the banks of the River Danube in Austria.According to the archaeologists, the gladiator school was on a scale to rival Rome's The Great Gladiatorial Training School, and was complete with individual cells for the gladiators and a circular training arena, the BBC reported.During excavations in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries, elements of the ancient settlement, including a legionary fortress and the civilian town were revealed, but the gladiator school was detected only in 2011, in an area to the south of the town.

Archaeologists have virtually recreated a Roman school discovered on the banks of the River Danube in Austria.

According to the archaeologists, the gladiator school was on a scale to rival Rome's The Great Gladiatorial Training School, and was complete with individual cells for the gladiators and a circular training arena, the BBC reported.

During excavations in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries, elements of the ancient settlement, including a legionary fortress and the civilian town were revealed, but the gladiator school was detected only in 2011, in an area to the south of the town.

image