WILCRICK HILL, DEFENDED ENCLOSURE

Site Details



NPRN
307946
Map Reference
ST48NW
Grid Reference
ST41118780
Unitary (Local) Authority
Newport
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Bishton
Type of Site
DEFENDED ENCLOSURE
Broad Class
Defence
Period
Iron Age?

Site Description


The roughly oval enclosure at Wil Crick Hill measures c.194m NE-SW by 134m, and is defined by a series of scarps about the summit of an isolated hill, indicating double banks and ditches. There is a possible entrance facing north-east.

(source Os495card; ST48NW18)
RCAHMW AP945059/54
J.Wiles 21.02.03

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