The Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological
Historic Environment Record
following information has been provided under the terms and conditions
of access as detailed on GGAT’s website www.ggat.org.uk.
Copyright is reserved on all data supplied by the GGAT HER Charitable Trust.
All output resulting from the use of the data must acknowledge the source
from information held by the GGAT HER Charitable Trust copyright.
data below is intended to be used for information and research only and
is not for use as part of a commercial project. If you wish to use
information derived from material held by the GGAT HER Charitable Trust
for publication in printed or multimedia form or to compile resources for
commercial use, prior permission must be obtained in writing. For further
information or to arrange a visit to the Trust please send an
The following information is from the
on-line database Archwilio
Foel Fynddau 2Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 00663w
Trust : Glamorgan Gwent
Community : Pelenna
NGR : SS78359436
Site Type (preferred type first) : Medieval Platform
Legal Protection : scheduled ancient monument
Pair of platforms on east bank of stream, wellformed rectangular platforms, 8m x 4m and 6m x 3m.
Pair of platforms on east bank of stream, wellformed rectangular platforms, 8m x 4m and 6m x 3m. DRS Site Visit: 1999. GGAT 65 Deserted Rural Settlements in Glamorgan and Gwent (2001).
The site includes two house platforms and, a short distance from these, a sunken shelter or storage clamp.The platforms lie at 90 degrees to the prevailing slope, measuring 10 x 6m and 9 x 5m, with well-defined hoods and aprons (information partly from Cadw AM 107 report). There are no structural remains.A short distance to the north-east is a small sunken feature, obscured by dead bracken, measuring about 2 m x 3 m. The Cadw AM 107 report recorded an entrance in its western side facing towards the platform house 00662W. Interpretation of its function is by no means clear; it was possibly a vegetable storage clamp, or some sort of animal shelter, presumably associated with the settlement nearby. GGAT 67 Tir Gofal HE2 (1999-2000).
Pm desc text/Locock M/2001/GGAT 65 Deserted Rural Settlements in Glamorgan and Gwent: a condition survey
Pm desc text/GGAT 67 Tir Gofal HE2 data/1999-2000/S14003149
03/Desc Text/Cadw/ Full Management Report/2006/ Copy in further information file
Desc Text/Cadw/Full Management Report/2007/Copy in further information file.
E003456 : site visit to Foel Fynyddau (year : 1999-2000)
Related PRNs : 662w, 664w, 665w
November 30, 2015, 4:23 am
- HTML file produced from GGAT HER Charitable Trust Ltd. Heathfield House,
Heathfield, Swansea SA1 Tel. 01792 655208; Fax 01792 474469 website: www.ggat.org.uk
email: firstname.lastname@example.org Registered Charity no. 505609
supplied by in partnership with Local Authorities, Cadw and the partners
of ENDEX © GGAT HER Charitable Trust, 2015 (and in part © Crown,