Skulls from Walbrook stream, victims of Boudica's army?
What happened next?
Boudica and her army attacked Colchester, taking the Roman garrison by
surprise. Then they headed for London, defeating the Ninth Legion on the
Governor Paulinus and most of the Roman army were away fighting in Wales.
Paulinus rushed back to meet Boudica's army. There were not enough soldiers
to defend Londinium. Paulinus ordered the townspeople to evacuate.
How did it end?
Boudica's army spent several days in London, burning the buildings and
killing anyone who was left. The Roman army returned. A major battle was
fought. The Britons had no chance against 10 000 Roman troops. Boudica