Iron Age to Romano-British Fogou on Northern Peninnis Head, 170m South of Carn Gwavel Farm, St Mary's

Isles of Scilly

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Iron Age

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County Council (Unitary)

Isles Of Scilly


St Mary's

Parliamentary Constituency

St Ives

Grid Reference

SV910910 (90971, 10183)

WGS84 Coordinates

49.9112, -6.30519

Nearest Postcode

TR21 0HE

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An Iron Age underground fogou situated at the northern end of Peninnis Head on St Marys, in the Isles of Scilly. There is also evidence of Bronze Age settlement and field system and Roman finds indicating the site of a Romano-Celtic temple nearby.

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