CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 44469 - Cringoed Farm, parchmarks

NGR :- SH88140174 (SH80SE)
Unitary authority :- Powys
Community :- Llanbrynmair
Prefered site type :- Iron Age ? - Settlement ? (Cropmark - Unknown )
first alternative :- Medieval - Motte and Bailey ?

second alternative :- - Hillfort ?

Parchmarks visible on an air photograph (RP 541 RAF 59 9 June 1948) of ridge NW of Cringoed Farm, Llanbrynmair sent to CPAT by Mr James Grasby, National Trust Wessex. A complex of enclosures is visible, suggestive of an Iron Age farm or settlement (Grasby, J, pers. comm.).

Parchmarks suggestive of a sub-circular enclosure at NW, possibly a hillfort, but also possibly a motte & bailey or geological feature. Some of the parchmarks may be pre-enclosure field boundaries (Martin, C pers. comm.).

Sources:-
Grasby, J , 2002 , ,

record created 04/11/2002 JS02 - copyright CPAT , last updated 01/09/2004
The above data are supplied by CPAT in partnership with its Local Authorities and the partners of END, CPAT SMR partnership, 2004 (and in part Crown, 2004 - as indicated)



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