Pound at Newfoundland
A Grade II Listed Building in Eglwyswrw, Pembrokeshire
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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.
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