Richborough was the landing site for the 43 AD Roman invasion of Britain. A large civilian town and port grew out of the early fortifications before returning to military use in the late 3rd Century with the building of a Saxon Shore fort as a protection against Saxon raiders.
- At the A256/A257 roundabout, take the road for Sandwich and then turn left at the fire station
- Richborough Roman Fort, Off Richborough Road, Sandwich, Kent CT13 9JW
- English Heritage. Open to the public. Entrance Fee.
- For further information visit www.english-heritage.org.uk
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