COED-Y-BWNYFF, ENCLOSURE;COED Y BWNYDD CAMP

Site Details



NPRN
306420
Map Reference
SO30NE
Grid Reference
SO36550684
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Llanarth (Monmouthshire)
Type of Site
DEFENDED ENCLOSURE
Broad Class
Defence
Period
General

Site Description

NAR SO30NE36
An oval enclosure, c.170m by 114m, set upon the S tip of Clytha Hill, mutivallate, except to the NW where there are severe natural slopes, the entrance faces an open ridge to the NE.
Excavation, 1969-71 uncovered a med. longhouse along with much evidence of IA occupation.
(sources: Babbidge 1977 (Monmouth Antiquary 3), 159-78)
RCAHMW AP94-CS 0402
RCAHMW AP945056/49
J.Wiles 11.09.02

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