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Latitude: 51.7177 / 51°43'3"N
Longitude: -2.8743 / 2°52'27"W
OS Eastings: 339697
OS Northings: 202467
OS Grid: SO396024
Mapcode National: GBR JB.2ZPV
Mapcode Global: VH79W.43B1
Entry Name: Camp 650m South of Ty Freeman
Source ID: 2404
Cadw Legacy ID: MM178
Schedule Class: Monument
County: Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy)
Community: Gwehelog Fawr
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
The monument comprises the remains of an earthwork enclosure. The date or precise nature of the enclosure is unknown, but it is likely to be later prehistoric. The site comprises a univallate oval enclosure surrounded by a bank 10m wide and around 0.3m high. The site has been spread by ploughing and is visible only as a slight scarp on the W side.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of later prehistoric defensive organisation and settlement. The site forms an important element within the wider later prehistoric context and within the surrounding landscape. The site is well preserved and retains considerable archaeological potential. There is a strong probability of the presence of evidence relating to chronology, building techniques and functional detail.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.