Roman Sites in Swansea and Gower, Wales

There are a few very good Roman remains in the Swansea/Gower region - here are highlights. For more detailed listings see our gazetter of Roman sites in all of Glamorgan >>

Map of all Roman Sites in Wales
Also see Roman Sites in England



Name   Heritage Rating
Cowbridge Roman Military Site Cowbridge Roman Military Site 2 Heritage Rating
Neath Roman Fort Neath Roman Fort 2 Heritage Rating
Penydarren Roman Fort Penydarren Roman Fort 2 Heritage Rating
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Faenol Fawr Country Hotel

Faenol Fawr Country Hotel
Bodelwyddan, Clwyd

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Breathtaking architecture built in the 1590s with warm lounges and set against a backdrop of secluded stunning gardens. This period manor house will entice and captivate lovers of Tudor architecture and will behold you with … more >>

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British History Quiz

Known as the mistress of Edward III



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This Day in British History

18 October, 1529

Cardinal Wolsey falls from power

Henry blames Wolsey for failing to get papal blessing for annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon. Wolsey tries to placate Henry by giving him York Place (Whitehall palace)

Monarch Mayhem

Who ordered the tide to retreat?



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Caldicot Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

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Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

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Captiva Cottage, Saundersfoot

Captiva Cottage

A wonderful ground floor cottage, just a few minutes? walk from Saunderfoot, and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
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Wolfscastle (Self catering)
The Old Stable, Wolfscastle

The Old Stable

This semi detached cottage is set in a quiet courtyard just two miles from the Pembrokeshire village of Wolfscastle and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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