Isca, variously specified as Isca Augusta or Isca Silurum, was the site of a Roman legionary fortress and settlement or vicus, the remains of which lie beneath parts of the present-day suburban village of Caerleon in the north of the city of Newport in South Wales.
Above: Site of the Roman Barracks in Caerleon
Above: The Amphitheatre at Caerleon
Above & Below: Shrine to the Goddess Nemesis in the Amphitheatre
Above: Opposite the Nemesis shrine is a staircase entrance and holding pen for prisoners and wild animals who would be released into the arena
Caerleon Roman Fortress Baths
DVD “Roman Britain from the air” is a great documentary video that deals with the region of South Wales and presents some spectacular views of the area from the air.