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Latitude: 51.9255 / 51°55'31"N
Longitude: -4.8744 / 4°52'27"W
OS Eastings: 202451
OS Northings: 229126
OS Grid: SN024291
Mapcode National: GBR CP.NZJ0
Mapcode Global: VH1QW.GVFS
Entry Name: Castell y Fuwch
Scheduled Date: 14 March 1951
Source ID: 3052
Cadw Legacy ID: PE239
Schedule Class: Monument
County: Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)
Community: Puncheston (Cas-mael)
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
The monument comprises the remains of an earthwork/stone-built enclosure. The date or precise nature of the enclosure is unknown, but it is likely to be later prehistoric or medieval. Castell y Fuwch is defended by a bank and ditch and there is an outer bank on the north side which forms a sort of annex.
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.