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Tomen Yr Allt Motte

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 1476
Trust : Clwyd Powys
Community : Llanfyllin
Unitary authority : Powys
NGR : SJ12672111
Site Type (preferred type first) : MEDIEVAL MOTTE
Status : scheduled monument

Description :
Motte 9.5m high with a diameter of 10m at the top. The ditch around the motte is 3.4m deep and has a counter scarp bank. The bank has become flattened where it extends into a pasture field. No bailey apparent. Covered in dense undergrowth (Cadw 1997).

CPAT visit found piece of daub plus remains of burnt layer. (CPAT 1978).

Sources :
Cadw , 1986 , Scheduling map - Mg027(POW)
Cadw , 1997 , Scheduling map - Mg027(POW)
Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust , 1978 , Site visit record - PRN1476
Ordnance Survey , 1974 , OS record card SJ12SW 2
Richards, R , 1946 , The medieval castles of north Montgomeryshire Part III , The Montgomeryshire Collections : 49 : 3-11
Spurgeon, C J , 1966 , The castles of Montgomeryshire , The Montgomeryshire Collections : 58 : 1-59
Welsh Office Ancient Monuments Branch , 1974 , Schedule of Ancient Monuments in Wales
Welsh Office Ancient Monuments Branch , 1980 , Scheduling map - Mg027(POW)
Welsh Office Ancient Monuments Branch , 1981 , Schedule of Ancient Monuments in Wales

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Compiled date : 31-12-1980

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March 23, 2019, 8:29 pm - File produced for Archwilio from CPAT's Regional HER.
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