Richborough Roman Fort, Sandwich, Kent

Richborough Roman Fort, Sandwich, Kent
Photograph taken 1st March 1998 © Historic England Archive Photo Library ref: J980020

This reconstruction drawing of Richborough Roman Fort also shows the port & ceremonial arch built to celebrate the successful invasion of England. A town grew up around the fort. This site is now in the care of English Heritage (2010). Read detailed archaeological description.

Location

Kent Sandwich

Period

Roman (43 - 409)

Tags

reconstruction drawing roman (43 - 409) fort defence port arch english heritage