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Thornwell Round Barrow
Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 04440g Trust : Glamorgan Gwent Community : Chepstow Unitary authority : Monmouthshire NGR : ST54009170 Site Type (preferred type first) : Bronze Age Round barrow Status : Scheduled Monument
Summary : A low sub-circular mound situated in a modern housing estate within an urban green. The mound has a well-defined perimeter and gently sloping sides; no kerbstones or ditch were visible. This site is located close to and possibly associated with the chambered tomb (o4432g).
Description : A low sub-circular mound situated in a modern housing estate within an urban green. The mound has a well-defined perimeter and gently sloping sides; no kerbstones or ditch were visible. This site is located close to and is associated with the chambered tomb 4432g.
Dimensions: diameter 17m (N-S)
A circular mound c.15m in diameter, and about 1.5m high, abraded by ploughing. Excavation has revealed stone kerb. (Source 01)
GGAT 72 Prehistoric Funerary and Ritual Sites Project 2003