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Caernarfon - Segontium.

George C. Boon

Caernarfon - Segontium.

by George C. Boon

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Published by National Museum of Wales .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprinted from Amgueddfa, Bulletin of the National Museum of Wales, 18 Winter 1974.

The Physical Object
Pagination18p. :
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17957490M

The Romans built a fortress here (Segontium) in AD 77 and legend holds that a Roman emperor called Macsen Wledig (Magnus Maximus) married a local princess. It is thought that this link with the powerful Romans was the reason why Edward I chose Caernarfon as his royal ‘capital’ and had it built with colour-banded walls, emulating the walls of Roman cities and perhaps even Constantinople itself. Bed and Breakfast Caernarfon; Caernarfon Holiday Rentals; Flights to Caernarfon; Caernarfon Restaurants; Caernarfon Attractions; Caernarfon Travel Forum; Caernarfon Photos; Caernarfon Map; Caernarfon Guide; All Caernarfon Hotels; Caernarfon Hotel Deals; Last Minute Hotels in Caernarfon; By Hotel Type. Caernarfon Campgrounds; Caernarfon Hostels.

Take a tour of the Segontium Roman Fort, United Kingdom to visit historic site in Caernarfon. Get the Reviews, Ratings, location, contact details & timings Segontium Llanbeblig Road, Caernarfon LL55 2LN Wales +44 Create an itinerary including Segontium Roman Fort. Book it. Choose from the best hotels and activities. Up to Location: Segontium Llanbeblig Road, Caernarfon LL55 2LN Wales. Caernarfon Green Hotels; By Hotel Class. 5-stars Hotels in Caernarfon; 4-stars Hotels in Caernarfon; 3-stars Hotels in Caernarfon; Popular Amenities 92 TripAdvisor reviews.

Tryfan, Caernarfon - Set 11 km from Caernarfon Castle, in Caernarfon, Tryfan, Caernarfon is a 3-bedroom property with a garden. The entire property comfortably accommodates up to 5 guests.   The famous Segontium fort in Caernarfon is believed to have been built around the year 77 AD. The fort housed Roman soldiers up until the 4th Author: Harri Evans.


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The Segontium Roman fort was an auxiliary fort built by the Romans when they spread their conquest of Britain into Wales, and dates back to 77 AD. Although it was a remote outpost, it is one of the most well known Roman sites in Britain and attracts thousands of visitors each year.

Segontium is approximately 10 minutes walk from the centre of Caernarfon. To book your place on a walk, or if you have any further questions please get in touch with Melissa: [email protected] |   OS grid reference: SH The fort of Segontium lies in a well-defended position at the tip of a ridge between the rivers Seiont and Cadnant, some feet above sea-level, commanding wide views of the surrounding area.

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J., etc., Davies, J.L., Evans, J. (ISBN: ) from Amazon Author: P. Casey, etc., J.L. Davies. Segontium is the remains of a roman fort on the outlying regions of Caernarfon in Gwynedd, North Wales. This was orginally garrisoned by Ronman auxillary toops who would have come from the area of which Belgium and Germany stands today.

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