THORNWELL ROUND BARROW

Site Details



NPRN
300128
Map Reference
ST59SW
Grid Reference
ST540917
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Chepstow
Type of Site
ROUND BARROW
Broad Class
Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Period
Bronze Age

Site Description

Located on a NW-facing slope in a recreational green area within a housing estate is a turf-covered, circular stony mound measuring 12m in diameter and 1m high on the NW, 0.3m on the SE. Excavations revealed the presence of a stone kerb, traces of which can occasionally be seen around the edge of the mound.

visited: D.K.Leighton 9 December 1999


RCAHMW AP945065/49

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