ST MARY'S YARD MOUND

Site Details



NPRN
306430
Map Reference
SO30NW
Grid Reference
SO34970693
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Llanover
Type of Site
MOTTE
Broad Class
Defence
Period
Medieval

Site Description


The site is a D-shaped mound measuring 28m by 22m across and 2.5m high, resting on a river cliff above the Usk to the east; elsewhere the mound is ditched.
Sources:
OS 495 record card SO30NW39.
RCAHMW air photos: 94-CS-0400; 945056/45-6.
J.Wiles 11.09.02

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