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Roman inscription in Trenčín

Roman inscription mentioning Laugaricio in Trenčín, Slovakia

In the winter of 179/180, Marcus Valerius Maximianus and soldiers of the Roman Legio II Adiutrix camped in the Vah valley. They were on a campaign against the Quadi at this time. They left this inscription on a rock of the later Trenčín.

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Trenčín Castle in Trenčín

Trenčín Castle in Trenčín, Slovakia

Trenčín Castle (Trenčiansky hrad) is a castle high above Trenčín, a city in the west of Slovakia. The oldest building is a stone rotunda founded in the Great Moravian period. Inside there is a museum documenting the history of the region and the castle.