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Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 04802w
Trust : Glamorgan Gwent
Community : Rhossili
NGR : SS43728588
Site Type (preferred type first) : Palaeolithic Cave
Legal Protection : scheduled ancient monument

Summary :
General group number for the Paviland Cave complex. See interactive text.

Description :
There are three sites which form the Paviland Cave complex: -
Goat's Hole: PRNs 118w; 4668w; 4669w; 4670w; 4671w -
Hound's Hole: 117w; 4672w; 4673w; 4674w -
Foxhole: 4979w; 4798w; 4799w; 4800w; 4801w -
Paviland is a regional term in this part of Gower, hence Paviland Manor etc. The term Paviland Cave (in the singular) has been widely used as a synonym for Goat's Hole.

Sources :
Davies, M. , 1993 , The Caves of the South Gower Coast: An Archaeological Assessment
01. P Poucher (2003-04) The National Trust Archaeological Survey: The South Gower Coastal Properties, Mewslade - Port Eynon, Pilton Green, Pilton Cross and Oxwich

Events :
E003821 : The Caves of the South Gower Coast: An Archaeological Assessment (year : 1993)

Related PRNs : 117-8w, 4668-4674w, 4979-4801w

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