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
Pigwn Roman Marching Camps Trecastle, Powys, Wales Two temporary marching camps built one inside the other. The most obvious features are the low earthen banks which acted as a defensive perimeter. A Roman road connects the forts to nearby Pigwyn Stone Circles (Trecastle Mountain). ... more