It's a big surprise when first you see the difference in ground levels inside and out!
Here we are viewing the same section of wall from inside the Mynde and from Mill Street.
A path spirals up the mound - a comfortable climb, offering a different view of Caerleon with every step. These Roman pillar bases were uncovered in the mid 19th century by antiquarian John Lee and can be seen on the etchings made at the time.
At the top of the path the mound is surrounded by a ridge,  probably added in Victorian times.  These large stones on top of the ridge appear to be Roman.
Even in the Autumn the trees obscure the view, here we are looking out over the river towards Ultra Pontem.
The entrance to Robert Woollett's tunnel into the mound. To read about it click on the picture.

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