VERVIL DYKE, POSSIBLE ENCLOSURE

Site Details



NPRN
94715
Map Reference
SS87NE
Grid Reference
SS8890577427
Unitary (Local) Authority
Bridgend
Old County
Glamorgan
Community
Merthyr Mawr
Type of Site
DYKE (DEFENCE)
Broad Class
Civil
Period
Unknown

Site Description


A roughly 188m length of west-facing, ploughed-down bank and ditch runs NNW-SSE between the Ogmore and Ewenni rivers: a similar line has been observed as a cropmark to the east, suggesting that these formed part of a subrectangular enclosure, about 232m east-west by 176m.

(source Os495card; SS87NE50)

RCAHMW AP955059/54

J.Wiles 04.12.02

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