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Latitude: 51.8726 / 51°52'21"N
Longitude: -4.9582 / 4°57'29"W
OS Eastings: 196453
OS Northings: 223469
OS Grid: SM964234
Mapcode National: GBR CL.S8T9
Mapcode Global: VH1R7.06NB
Entry Name: Hazel Grove Camp (South)
Scheduled Date: 8 July 1951
Source ID: 336
Cadw Legacy ID: PE252
Schedule Class: Monument
County: Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)
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. Hazel Grove Camp South is defended on the north and east sides by a bank 10ft above the ditch which has a 6ft counterscarp. On the south the ground falls steeply and on the west the rock has been cut away giving a 20ft drop. There is an inner enclosure cut off from the rest of the camp by a 3ft high bank.
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.
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