Pound at Newfoundland
A Grade II Listed Building in Eglwyswrw, Pembrokeshire
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building.
In some locations, Street View may not
give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 51.9855 / 51°59'7"N
Longitude: -4.7493 / 4°44'57"W
OS Eastings: 211308
OS Northings: 235467
OS Grid: SN113354
Mapcode National: GBR CW.K0M2
Mapcode Global: VH2N6.MCM7
Entry Name: Pound at Newfoundland
Listing Date: 10 December 1997
Last Amended: 10 December 1997
Source ID: 19163
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Situated on SE side of B 4329 opposite Newfoundland, about 1 km NE of Brynberian Bridge.
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
C19 circular pound for impounding stray livestock off Preseli mountains. Similar to the pound at Newport, Pembrokeshire.
Circular enclosure of some 19 m diameter enclosed by a rubble stone and earth bank some 1.5 - 1.75 m high and 2m broad. One gateway with 2 single-slab stone gateposts.
Reasons for Listing
A well-preserved example of a rare local feature.
Other nearby listed buildings
On the south side of the B4329 approximately 1.2km SW of Crosswell, set within its own enclosure to the west of a private drive to Maes Y Bryn.
Situated by Tirnewydd, down dead-end lane running S from point some 800m E of Llwynihirion crossroads.
Outbuilding to E of Felin Bryn
Situated on E side of grassed courtyard in front of Felin Bryn.
Mill building at Felin Bryn
Situated at N end of track, beyond Felin Bryn house, running N from B4329 just E of Brynberian bridge.
Brynberian Independent Chapel
Situated in Brynberian village some 150 m S of the Post Office.
Range of outbuildings at Rhostwarch
Situated well uphill from Rhostwarch farmhouse on W side of triangular yard.
Reached via lane running S from B4329, some 400m W of Crosswell, and drive running E some 900m S.
Situated at crossroads in Crosswell between B 4329 to Haverfordwest and the road to Blaenffos.