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CASTELL COCH PROMONTORY FORT, ABERDINAS

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NPRN 305401

Map Reference SM73SE

Grid Reference SM77543035

Unitary (Local) Authority Pembrokeshire

Old County Pembrokeshire

Community St Davids and the Cathedral Close

Type of Site PROMONTORY FORT

Broad Class DEFENCE

Period Roman, Iron Age

Site Description Castell Coch is on the tip of a cliff-girt promontory, about 56m north-south, reduced by recent quarrying to roughly 22m east-west, is delimited to the east by two straight segments of multiple bank ditch, angled upon a central entrance gap, the section to the south comprising three lines of ramparts.

(source OS495 card; SM73SE2)

RCAHMW AP94-CS 0135
RCAHMW AP945013/52-3

J.Wiles 27.05.2002

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