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Latitude: 52.5177 / 52°31'3"N
Longitude: -3.432 / 3°25'55"W
OS Eastings: 302925
OS Northings: 292052
OS Grid: SO029920
Mapcode National: GBR 9M.GHPC
Mapcode Global: VH681.GZHB
Entry Name: Caersws Roman Site
Source ID: 1969
Cadw Legacy ID: MG001
Schedule Class: Defence
Community: Caersws (Caersŵs)
Built-Up Area: Caersws
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
The monument comprises buried features and earthworks representing a Roman fort. The primary Roman fort network was designed and constructed by the Roman army for the purpose of military conquest and rule. Excavations have produced evidence of 3 district phases of construction from
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of Roman military organisation. The monument forms an important element within the wider context of the Roman occupation of Wales and the structures may contain well preserved archaeological evidence concerning chronology, layout and building techniques.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.
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