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Caer Gybi

off Victoria Road, Holyhead, Wales
LL65 1UW
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Roman Ruins

This is the old Roman Fort on Holyhead, easy to miss but well worth stopping off to have a quick... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
kenmurphy2013
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Telford, United Kingdom
The remains of the Roman Fort

More should be made of this Roman fort. The council should use this site to explain the occupation... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
DavidTBSC
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Holyhead, United Kingdom
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“roman fort” (6 reviews)
“grave” (2 reviews)
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off Victoria Road, Holyhead, Wales
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is the old Roman Fort on Holyhead, easy to miss but well worth stopping off to have a quick look around, there is on road parking available and a public car park just around the corner.

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Reviewed 8 June 2017

More should be made of this Roman fort. The council should use this site to explain the occupation of Anglesey for 400 years by the Romans. It is an important site

Thank DavidTBSC
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I was expecting a bit more. CADW need to get hold of Caer Gybi and develop it as an "interpreted experience" more. I'm an archaeologist and have a strong interest in the Romans, but even I had to work quite hard to "see the wood...More

Thank TyddewiBoy
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Not a lot remains of this site of the fort as it is now largely taken up by the Church in its grounds. However there are some information boards and plagues to explain the Roman connection and its position on a cliff overlooking the Harbour....More

Thank Welshwasp
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Nice to see that this site has been preserved but seems to be neglected. The church was closed although the old graves are accessible.

Thank Cath T
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The church is very pretty inside but unfortunatly the churchyard is a meeting point for some of the towns undesirables. There is a panoramic view of the ferry port where you can watch the boats going to Ireland. The churchyard has many very old gravestones...More

Thank Diane J
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Spent Easter Sunday Communion in the church at Caer Gybi and it was my first visit and on such a spiritual day. Made welcome by the local congregation and found the history of the church and Welsh hymns sung most enjoyable and informative. Look forward...More

Thank TheKaptain
Reviewed 29 March 2016

small piece but show some history, when U are there U start thinking what happen with U in next century, will Yours grave remain?

Thank Joanna M
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

What a beautiful old church and the grave stones were unusual x shame about the drunks who were laying and arguing on the grounds, would definitely recommend seeing as a great little history find

Thank jackie d
Reviewed 8 September 2015

If you're in this area of Anglesey then you must see - something constructed 2 millenia ago and still partially standing

Thank VisitorSWales51
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