Cow Castle: Ring Castle

  • Fullaford, Exmoor, Somerset.


Iron Age univallate hill fort covering 2.5 acres and defended by a single rampart measuring up to 6.5 ft high and 14.7 ft wide, possibly without a ditch, but traces of what appears to be one in several places, and the entrance to the south. The western ramparts were revetted by a stone wall. The entrance was to the east and measured 26.2 ft wide.

Four house platforms inside the fort.


1965                            Field Investigation.

1993-1996                   Surveyed and Measured.

2000                            Aerial photograph.

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