Isca Augusta was the site of a Roman legionary fortress and settlement or vicus, the site includes Caerleon Amphitheatre.
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Chepstow Castle is one of the earliest stone-built castles in Britain, located above cliffs on the River Wye, construction began in 1067 under the instruction of the Norman Lord William Read more [...]
Caerwent Roman Town includes houses, forum-basilica, temple and fourth-century walls standing up to 17 feet (5.2m) high.
The Chepstow Port Wall originally formed a semi-circle extending 1,100 metres (3,600 ft), roughly southwards from Chepstow Castle to the River Wye. and it enclosed an area of 53 hectares Read more [...]
Big Pit National Coal Museum is an industrial heritage museum with a working coal mine from 1880 to 1980, it was opened to the public in 1983 under the auspices Read more [...]