Welshpool Station Mound

Has been described as a Questionable Siege Work

There are no visible remains

NameWelshpool Station Mound
Alternative NamesThe Domen; Domen Gastell; Domine Castell
Historic CountryMontgomeryshire
Modern AuthorityPowys
1974 AuthorityPowys
CommunityWelshpool

2001 Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust record of ? motte reads 'Site of mound, removed before 1910, Area now under building development. No further details.' The 2010 record reads the same but removes the ? motte site type designation.

Gatehouse Comments

Impossible now to exclude use or even construction as siege castle for the 1190 siege.

- Philip Davis

Not scheduled

Not Listed

County Historic Environment Record
OS Map Grid ReferenceSJ231072
Latitude52.6569709777832
Longitude-3.1388099193573
Eastings323150
Northings307250
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  • Gibson, A.M., 1998, Prehistoric Funerary & Ritual Sites: Upper Severn Valley (CPAT report)