CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 100023 (part of 100020 ) - Ffrith Roman site, building III

NGR :- SJ28465533 (SJ25NE)
Unitary authority :- Flintshire
Community :- Llanfynydd
Prefered site type :- Roman - Building (Building - Unknown )

The remains of walls strongly cemented with hard mortar were found in 1874. Roman pottery including Samian and other coarse wares were also found (Palmer, A N, 1903, pp122).

Precise location in Ffrith not known. Approximate location estimated from notes in Ellis Davies regarding Fox's excavation of 1926 (Davies, E, 1949, pp232).

Sources:-
Cadw AM107 , 1988 , ,
Cadw AM107 , 2000 , FL164(FLT) ,
Davies, E , 1949 , Prehistoric and Roman Remains of Flintshire , 226-38
OS record card , 1982 , SJ 25 NE 8 ,
Palmer, A N , 1903 , History of the country townships of the old parish of Wrexham , 122
Unknown , 1989 , , 135-65

Finds:-
0 / Pottery / Sherd / Roman / / () - Roman pottery including Samian and other coarse wares found ass. with walls strongly cemented with hard mortar.
0 / Pottery / Sherd / Roman / / () - Roman pottery including Samian and other coarse wares found ass. with walls strongly cemented with hard mortar.

record created 31/12/80 SG80 - copyright CPAT , last updated 11/04/05
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