WILCRICK HILL, HILLFORT

Site Details



NPRN
307946
Map Reference
ST48NW
Grid Reference
ST41118780
Unitary (Local) Authority
Newport
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Bishton
Type of Site
DEFENDED ENCLOSURE;HILLFORT
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)

J.Wiles 21.02.03

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