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CHEPSTOW PARK MOATED SITE

Site Details


NPRN 307956

Map Reference ST49NE

Grid Reference ST49019798

Unitary (Local) Authority Monmouthshire

Old County Monmouthshire

Community Devauden

Type of Site MOAT

Broad Class Defence

Period Medieval

Site Description The site lies within a forestry plantation. It is a circular enclosure about 20m in diameter defined by a bank, ditch and counterscarp, generally 52m in overall diameter. Ruins within the enclosure are thought to be comparatively recent. They comprise a range measuring 16.5m (east-north-east by west-south-west) by 7.0m, and are depicted as ruinous on the local OS County series 25-inch map (Monmouth. XXV.7 1881).
Possibly associated with: Chepstow Park (Nprn307955).

Sources:
OS record card ST49NE15.
RCAHMW air photos: 945064/66-7.

J.Wiles 10.05.04

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