Agicola was born in Fréjus in the south of France and educated in Marseille. He was appointed consul and governor of Britain in 77 and conquered Wales, northern England then invaded Scotland. The link below gives an excellent summary of his life.
- An Egyptian Luxury in Roman Scotland – A National Museums Scotland Event – YouTube
- Antonine Wall Lecture: the Summertson Distance Stone, Dr Louisa Campbell, University of Glasgow – YouTube