Motte Castle 140m South East of Wilcot Hall

Shropshire

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Medieval
Ringwork

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council (Unitary)

Shropshire Council

Parish

Great Ness

Parliamentary Constituency

Shrewsbury and Atcham

Grid Reference

SJ380380 (337963, 318526)

WGS84 Coordinates

52.7604, -2.91942

Nearest Postcode

SY4 1BJ

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Notes

An early Norman medieval motte or ringwork castle surviving as an earthwork. The mound is 44 metres in diameter and between 3.5 metres and 6.5 metres in height. A bank around the summit of the mound is from 1 to 2 metres in height internally, and is some 6 metres in width. The enclosed area is 18 metres in diameter. The monument is scheduled.

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