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Why was Hadrian's Wall built?

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to keep the pics out of england. because the romans were scared of the scottish

Picts, not pics.

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Where does hadrians wall start and end?

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What does Hadrian's Wall represent?

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What is the Hadrians wall?

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What does Hadrians Wall mark?

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When did emperor hadrian build hadrians wall?

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How many years did it take to build hadrians wall?

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How important was Hadrians wall?

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Hadrians wall was a defense against what?

Hadrian's Wall was built by the Roman Emperor Hadrian to protect his Roman Army from the original inhabitants of Scotland, the Picts.

Why did the Romans build hadrians wall?

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Why was Hadrians wall built?

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How did hadrians wall get built?

Hadrian wanted to build the wall because he liked the thought of big sweaty men moving rocks:P isnt that right;)klhj

What happened after the Romans fight against the Britons?

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