GREAT HOUSE CAMP

Site Details



NPRN
306492
Map Reference
SO40SW
Grid Reference
SO43220335
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Llangwm (Monmouthshire)
Type of Site
DEFENDED ENCLOSURE
Broad Class
Defence
Period
Iron Age

Site Description


Great House Camp is a complex, sub-oval, multivallate enclosure, measuring about 140m by 150m internally, 260m by 240m overall. On its south side it has been built over by Great House Farm. Elsewhere the defences are overgrown with trees.
Sources:
OS record card SO40SW23.
RCAHMW air photos: 94-CS 0487; 945068/51-2.

J.Wiles 19.09.02

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