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


Wilcrick hillfort is located on an isolated hill to the west of Magor. The roughly oval enclosure at measures about 194m north-east by south-west by 34m, and is defined by a series of scarps about the summit, indicating double banks and ditches. There is a possible entrance facing north-east.
Source:
OS record card ST48NW18.

J.Wiles 21.02.03

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