St Lythans Ringwork

Has been described as a Rejected Timber Castle (Other/Unknown)

There are earthwork remains

NameSt Lythans Ringwork
Alternative NamesCoednant Bran
Historic CountryGlamorgan
Modern AuthorityVale of Glamorgan
1974 AuthoritySouth Glamorgan

A circular feature recorded from the air can be explained as a tree-ring. There are three other tree-rings on St Lythans Down, c 1km to the north-east, all lying c 250m from St Lythans House, on its west, north, and east sides. (Spurgeon 1999)

Not scheduled

Not Listed

The National Monument Record (Coflein) number(s)
County Historic Environment Record
OS Map Grid ReferenceST102733
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  • Spurgeon, C.J. with Roberts, D.J. and Thomas, H.J., 1999, 'Supposed Castles in Glamorgan; A review' Archaeology in Wales Vol. 39 27-40