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Coed Pentwyn


Nearest Town:Crickhowell (4km NNE)
OS Ref (GB):   SO19371622 / Sheet: 161
Latitude:51° 50' 17.73" N
Longitude:   3° 10' 13.5" W

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Small hillfort separated from the Mynydd Llangatwg scarp by the Nant Onneu. Coflein (J. Wiles, 2002) has this:

The defended enclosure at Coes Pentwyn is an irregular defended site occupying a ridge terminal. Bivallate defences define the west of a roughly heart-shaped enclosure measuring c138m by 75m, and completed by scarps elsewhere. There is an involved inturned entrance on the north.

and some nice high-level views.
thesweetcheat Posted by thesweetcheat
30th December 2012ce