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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The Great House Hotel

The Great House Hotel
Bridgend, Glamorgan

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Welcome to The Great House Hotel a grade II listed building believed to have been a gift from Queen Elizabeth I to the Earl of Leicester for use as a hunting lodge. More modern day … more >>

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British History Quiz

This legendary warrior supposedly led the British at the Battle of Mount Badon (c. 518)



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This Day in British History

17 January, 1775

Sheridan's The Rivals first peformed

Perhaps the best known work by the most famous playwright of his age was performed at Covent Garden

Monarch Mayhem

This king was nicknamed 'Longshanks' for his height



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Popular Historic Attractions

Carew Cross
Historic Building   Heritage Rating 5

St Asaph Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

Criccieth Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Chepstow Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Powis Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5


Drefach-Felindre (Self catering)
Spinners Cottage, Drefach-Felindre

Spinners Cottage

This end-terrace cottage is in the village of Drefach Felindre near to Newcastle Emlyn and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Saundersfoot (Self catering)
Swallows, Saundersfoot

Swallows

This semi-detached holiday cottage is located in a quiet cul-de-sac, close to the beaches of Saundersfoot, and sleeps 4 people in 2 bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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