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MYNYDD-Y-CASTELL CAMP

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NPRN 301336

Map Reference SS88NW

Grid Reference SS80608657

Unitary (Local) Authority Neath, Port Talbot

Old County Glamorgan

Community Margam

Type of Site HILLFORT

Broad Class Defence

Period Iron Age

Site Description A roughly bean-shaped enclosure, c.270m N-S by 140m, on the summit of an isolated hill, is defined by a bank and ditch, generally reduced to scarps, counterscarped in places. At the S of the site is marked by crags.
A single possible roundhouse site within may be associated with the construction of either the modern reservoir or ruined park building (see Nprn265727), at the S end.
(source Os495card; SS88NW20)
J.Wiles 11.12.02

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