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PLAS BAGLAN

Site Details


NPRN 307236

Map Reference SS79SE

Grid Reference SS75629229

Unitary (Local) Authority Neath, Port Talbot

Old County Glamorgan

Community Baglan

Type of Site MANSION

Broad Class Domestic

Period Medieval

Site Description NAR SS79SE6
The SW end of a blunt spur has been scarped to form a rectangular platform, 24m E-W by c.22m, ditched to the N and E, with traces of mortared stone walling, including a 17.4m (N-S) by 10m tower or hall block; thought to have been built in the later 12th or e.13th c. and occupied until the e.17th c.
Source: RCAHMW 1991 Glamorgan III.1a 'the Earlier Castles', UW5 149-52.
J.Wiles 03.12.02

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