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Abergele, Peel, The Mount
Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 100487 Trust : Clwyd Powys Community : Abergele Unitary authority : Conwy NGR : SH94757767 Site Type (preferred type first) : Medieval Moated site Status : scheduled monument
Description : SLIGHT REMAINS OF A SMALL SQUARE ENCLOSURE. NOW JUST AN EARTHEN PLATFORM 30M APPROX & ACROSS 1.2M HIGH. FIRST MENTIONED 1334. PRECISE FUNCTION NOTKNOWN. POSSIBLY A CASTLE OF SOME FORM. S D 31.
Clwyd Powys Archaeologica Trust carried out a geophysical survey of the site in 2008. At this time the visible earthworks were measured and recorded as 42m north-east/south-west by 30m, or 0.12ha, this including the slope down from the crest of the mound. The survey istefl was unsuccessful in providing any information on the nature and origin of The Mount (Hankinson.R, 2008).