- How many soldiers could the first phase supply base at South Shields support and for how long?
- In reality, a number of factors would reduce or increase these figures. What aspects do we need to further consider?
- Think about environment and climate
- Would all the food be for soldiers?
- Note that cat skeletons have been found in granaries
- Note the size of the buttresses. What might these suggest about the height of the building and number of floors?
Hadrian's Wall: Life on the Roman Frontier
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