The Roman presence in Wales was not as comprehensive as that in England; the invaders found the mountainous terrain difficult, and the native tribes equally so. Nevertheless, there are several very well preserved Roman sites in Wales, most notably in the south east and north. Here
you will find a listing of the major Roman sites.
Where possible we've tried to provide map links to help you pinpoint
the locations, some of which can be awkward to find with a good OS map! These sites can also be browsed by
Castell Collen Llandrindod Wells, Powys, Wales Occupied until the early 3rd century. This fort was reduced in size by building a cross-wall. Artefacts fpound during excavations at the fort are on display in a museum in Llandrindod Wells. ... more
A superb Elizabethan mansion set in a lovely 18th century landscape garden, Arbury has been the home of the Newdigate family for over 4 centuries. In the late 18th century the Hall was rebuilt by Sir Roger Newdigate in ornate Gothic style. ... more