White Moor

Line of stones forming part of the northern side of a D-shaped enclosure. View from north (Scale 1m).

Location

Wales Swansea Rest of Wales SS 42475 90502
Lat 51.59124215   Long -4.27546764

Map showing the location of White Moor D-shaped enclosure.

Plan showing the line of stones (red) and the D-shaped enclosure on White Moor (Source: 1:200 survey by Sandy Gerrard).

Characteristics

Type: D-shaped enclosure Length: N/A
No. of stones: N/A Size of stones: Small and medium
Orientation: N/A Altitude: 67m
Upper end: – Lower end: –
Straight (Yes or No)  : Sea View: Yes
Context:  –
Notes: These stones which have previously been identified as a stone row form part of the northern side of a D-shaped enclosure.  The character and form of the enclosure suggests that it is likely to be prehistoric. There are further rubble banks in the vicinity which probably represent the remains of a broadly contemporary field system.

Other Information

Public Access:  Yes
Land Status:
Scheduled Ancient Monument: No

Identification

Category: Not. This line of stones form the northern side of a probable prehistoric D-shaped enclosure.

Photographs

Line of stones forming the northern side of a D-shaped enclosure. View from east (Scale 1m).

Northern side of the D-shaped enclosure. View from north west (Scale 1m).

The south eastern side of the enclosure. The rubble walling is clearly visible in the path and to the right of this the enclosure is formed by a distinct lynchet. View from south-east (Scale 1m).

View from south of the south eastern side of ther enclosure (Scale 1m).

Online Resources 

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Timeline

VISITED:- 26th March 2019

FIRST PUBLISHED:- 13th February 2016

LAST UPDATED:- 28th March 2019

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