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
Forden Gaer Roman Fort Montgomery, Powys, Wales Roman fort, also called Levobrinta. Along the valley of the Sabrina into the Welsh mountains, Levobrinta stands at the conflux of the Sabrina and the river Rhiw, flowing from the hills of Dyfnant Forest. The first fort here was built in the mid 2nd century AD, but this was later remodelled twice, in the 3rd and later, the 4th century. The ramparts can be seen from the road, but time and sod has softened the contours of the walls. ... more