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Fantastic work on our ancestors lifes, very informative!

I went there and saw the work done by professor Ray Howells. His book is invaluable about how are... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2018
Rhisiart M
Great place to walk with fascinating history

Really enjoyed the walk and was fascinated to see the Roman remains. The explanatory boards made... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2017
Anne Louise T
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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1 Jun 2018
“Fantastic work on our ancestors lifes, very informative!”
2 Aug 2017
“Great place to walk with fascinating history”
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Lodge Hill, Caerleon, Newport, Wales
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Reviewed June 1, 2018

I went there and saw the work done by professor Ray Howells. His book is invaluable about how are ancestors fought the Romans for 120 years, thrilling.

Thank Rhisiart M
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

Really enjoyed the walk and was fascinated to see the Roman remains. The explanatory boards made the walk interesting but next time I would take an experienced guide for a fuller explanation. Would definitely revisit.

1  Thank Anne Louise T
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Reviewed July 13, 2016

At the top of lodge hill and veer to the left you'll find a public footpath with the occasional horse! The walk itself is short through woodland with occasional views over Caerleon. You can still imagine the fort with its steep enhancements, in its prime...More

Thank Celtica
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Reviewed April 30, 2016

An Roman settlement laid out on the ground, you can see the out line of barracks and display boards give information to explain the scene in front of you.

Thank roscwmbran
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Reviewed August 19, 2015

A very exciting place of history but I would definitely recommend, or insist, that you be taken on a tour of it by an expert to grasp the full magnitude of it. There is no interpretation on the site and so you can be flying...More

2  Thank happytrekkker
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Reviewed August 13, 2015

Gave children a chance to run around while we read all about it and walked around the ruins. Ideal place for a picnic. Lots of places to eat in town

Thank PamBurton
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Reviewed August 4, 2015

Caerleon is famous for its Roman fortress, baths and amphitheatre, but this hill fort is just as impressive, if a little less obvious. Thought to date from 600BC (before the Romans), it was occupied by the Silures tribe who resisted the Romans before eventually doing...More

3  Thank memisimon
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