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King's Castle enclosures, Iron Age defended settlement

A Scheduled Monument in Wells, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2083 / 51°12'29"N

Longitude: -2.6188 / 2°37'7"W

OS Eastings: 356869.283519

OS Northings: 145639.731404

OS Grid: ST568456

Mapcode National: GBR MP.44BP

Mapcode Global: VH89S.KWDK

Entry Name: King's Castle enclosures, Iron Age defended settlement

Scheduled Date: 30 May 1958

Last Amended: 16 August 1994

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1008807

English Heritage Legacy ID: 24024

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Wells

Built-Up Area: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

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