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Martberg Archaeological Park


Carole Raddato
published on 16 January 2021
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A partially reconstructed Romano-Celtic sanctuary stands on the Martberg plateau above the town of Pommern in western Germany. Lenus Mars, a Celtic healing god, was worshipped in the main temple and many sick people came to be cured, as votive offerings indicate.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2021, January 16). Martberg Archaeological Park. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Raddato, Carole. "Martberg Archaeological Park." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 16, 2021.

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Raddato, Carole. "Martberg Archaeological Park." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 16 Jan 2021. Web. 27 Feb 2021.

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