Rhiwau Mound, New Radnor

Has been described as a Rejected Timber Castle (Motte)

There are earthwork remains

NameRhiwau Mound, New Radnor
Alternative NamesRhewey
Historic CountryRadnorshire
Modern AuthorityPowys
1974 AuthorityPowys
CommunityNew Radnor

Natural knoll some 5m high with uneven summit 4m across. Ridge end position. Formerly noted as possible motte. (RCAHM archive) (Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust HER)

Not scheduled

Not Listed

County Historic Environment Record
OS Map Grid ReferenceSO151573
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  • RCAHMW, 1913, An inventory of the Ancient Monuments of Radnorshire (HMSO) p. 94 no. 363 online copy


  • CPAT, 1977, 'Welshpool' Archaeology in Wales Vol. 17 p. 23