Caesar's Camp

Wimbledon Common, Greater London

NGRef: TQ224711
OSMap: LR176
Sitetype: IAft

Iron-Age Fortified Town

Seemingly built in the 5th century BC, this roughly circular fort was protected by a single rampart and ditch and enclosed 4.3ha. The earthwork was very strong, having originally a 4m deep ditch, backed by a rampart faced both front and back by strong timbers.