The Romans built one of the new icons of Englishness

According to the BBC, Hadrian's Wall is an icon of Englishness:

New icons of Englishness unveiled

The Notting Hill Carnival, Hadrian's Wall, the mini-skirt, cricket, Morris dancing and the pub have all been added to a list celebrating icons of England.

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