CHEPSTOW: THE BULWARKS

Site Details



NPRN
301207
Map Reference
ST59SW
Grid Reference
ST53789273
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Chepstow
Type of Site
HILLFORT
Broad Class
Defence
Period
Iron Age

Site Description


The Bulwarks, Chepstow, are a crescent of two banks and ditches, with a central entrance. They define a roughly triangular enclosure resting on steep natural slopes on the NE & SE, c.104m E-W by 120m.

(source OS495 card; ST59SW21)
RCAHMW AP94-CS 0460
RCAHMW AP945065/50; 965074/46
J.Wiles 28.02.2003

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