NEWCASTLE, CASTLE

Site Details



NPRN
306494
Map Reference
SO41NW
Grid Reference
SO44771727
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Llangattock-vibon-avel
Type of Site
MOTTE AND BAILEY
Broad Class
Defence
Period
Medieval

Site Description


Newcastle is a mutilated oval motte, measuring about 22m by 18m across and 6m high. It is set within an enclosure ditch of roughly D-shape measuring 40m by 40m.

(source OS495 card; SO41NW3)
J.Wiles 19.09.2002

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