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HALLWALLS;LAND OF GREEN GINGER(!)

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 3599
Trust : Dyfed
Community : Martletwy
Unitary authority : Pembrokeshire
NGR : SN03321051
Site Type (preferred type first) : POST MEDIEVAL Manor House
Status :

Summary :
Remains of a large, rectangular building on a terraced platform also later ruined cottages were noted on a DAT site visit in 1981 when clearnce and landscaping was taking place. The site is south of Martletwy church and the place-name 'Hallewalles' is noted in 1681 (Picton castle deeds, NLW), all suggestive of a former Manor house. HJ after Williams G. 1981 and Davies and Nelson, 1999.

Description :
Visited 10/10/81
What appears to be the remains of a large rectangular building represented by one wall, a corner and the remains of a terraced platform. Later cottages, (ruined) built over area. The owner is in the process of landscaping i.e. clearing rubble and re-pointing walls, A small area of rubble left adjacent to the wall of the large rectangular building has the possibility of original levels sealed beneath it.
Michael Freman, Pembrokeshire Museum intends to record the site and advise on future clearance etc. GH Williams 16/10/81


Sources :
DAT , 1981 , SRF ,
DAT , 2000 , Milford Haven Historic Audit Part 2 Garron Pill to Picton Point ,
OS , 1965 ,
RCAHM , 1925 , Pemb ,
SPARC , South of the Landsker - Martletwy , Parish file ,

Events :
68037 : HALLWALLS;LAND OF GREEN GINGER(!), FIELD OBSERVATION, 1965 (year : 1965)
86457 : HALLWALLS;LAND OF GREEN GINGER(!), FIELD OBSERVATION, 1981 (year : 1981)

Related PRNs : 38756

Compiled date : 01-01-1950


March 23, 2019, 6:10 am - Html file produced from the Regional Historic Environment Record:
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