2003

ST3390 : Roman Amphitheatre at Caerleon

taken 21 years ago, near to Caerleon, Newport/Casnewydd, Wales

Roman Amphitheatre at Caerleon
Roman Amphitheatre at Caerleon
Built alongside the Isca Roman Fortress in about 90AD this amphitheatre is the best preserved in Britain. Once known locally as King Arthur's Round Table it was extensively excavated by Sir Mortimer Wheeler in 1926.

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This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Roman Amphitheatre [39] · Fortress of Isca [9] · Amphitheatre in Britain [8] Title Clusters: · Roman Amphitheatre at Caerleon [4] ·
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ST3390, 531 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Penny Mayes   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Wednesday, 17 September, 2003   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 2 April, 2005
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 338 903 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.4575N 2:57.4408W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 338 903
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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