Welcome to Fectio, part of
the Vortigern Studies websites. Fectio is a Late
Roman re-enactment group, based in The
Netherlands and attempting to re-create a
soldiers' life in the times of Vortigern. Edited
M. Vermaat. This
website features picture galleries, kit guides,
original source documents and important texts,
extensive bibliographies, reading lists and
Greetings! Fectiois a Dutch Late Roman Re-enactment
Society. We focus on the military part of Late
Roman society during the 4th to 5th century. Our
area is the Western Empire, especially in the
Lower German and British provinces. The name Fectio
is taken from the Limes fortress on the Dutch
Lower Rhine frontier, today know as Vechten. Our
unit is know as the Fectienses Seniores,
belonging to the army class of the Pseudo-Comitatenses.(More...)
what's on the agenda today? Have a look at
our busy schedule for this year and find out
where you can meet us at the next opportunity! Or
you can just send us an email.
More about the group, its
purposes, our events and agenda.
Also, many pictures and articles about
the Late Roman army and the materials we
pagina's in het Nederlands.
The Fectio Shows
Reports of all past events.
From the early days of Marcus Junkelmann
to the Late Roman Event at Archeon and of
course the watchtower!
Fectio features a growing
section of articles about Late Roman
material. Here can be found articles
about the sources, use and construction.