PIERCE WOOD CAMP

Site Details



NPRN
307997
Map Reference
ST59NW
Grid Reference
ST53259572
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
St Arvans
Type of Site
DEFENDED ENCLOSURE
Broad Class
Defence
Period
Iron Age?

Site Description

A sub-rectangular enclosure, c.98m E-W by 82m, defined by a bank and ditch, except where it rests on precipetous slopes above the Wye valley, to the N. There is a possible S facing entrance.
(source Os495card; ST59NW35)
Within the enclosure are features relating to the Piercefield 'Wye walk' (Nprn23104).
RCAHMW AP945064/69
J.Wiles 28.02.03

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