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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Punchhouse

Punchhouse
Monmouth, Gwent

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Punchhouse an 11 bedroomed en-suite hotel situated in the town centre of Monmouth Opposite the town hall. The Punchhouse is a 16th Century hotel which has retained all of its character and … more >>

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British History Quiz

This Celtic saint began his career as a simple shepherd boy. He entred the monastery of Melrose in 651 and in 664 became prior of Lindisfarne



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This Day in British History

24 April, 1506

Edmund de la Pole sent to Tower of London

De la Pole, Earl of Suffolk, was the last serious Yorkint claimant to the English throne

Monarch Mayhem

This king's men brought the Stone of Scone to London, where it stayed beneath the coronation chair for almost 7 centuries



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Popular Historic Attractions

Penmon Priory
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Powis Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Caernarfon Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Cwmhir Abbey
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Caldicot Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5


Solva (Self catering)
Kittiwake, Solva

Kittiwake

This first floor apartment is in the village of Solva near to St Davids and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Saundersfoot (Self catering)
The Garden Flat, Saundersfoot

The Garden Flat

This single-storey cottage in Saundersfoot sleeps up to three people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 3

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