Oldberry Castle: Oldbury Castle

  • Dulverton, Somerset. 
  • Scheduled Monument.

 

Irregular oval shaped Iron Age univallate hill fort measuring 720 ft by 300 ft, defended by a bank and ditch, the bank measuring 10 ft wide and 6 ft high, standing 6.5 ft outside of the ditch and the ditch measuring 18 ft wide. There is a possible entrance to the north east and the site is mainly covered in wood.

Mostly ploughed out.

 

1964                             Aerial photograph.

1965                             Field Investigation.

1989                             Aerial photograph.

1997                             Field Investigation.

1998                             Aerial photograph.

 

 

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