Iron Age project

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Iron Age project

Iron Age project

Helen Nicholas By Helen Nicholas

To develop an experiential archeology site at Parkmill Gower, developing a basic Iron Age roundhouse into an interactive educational experience

Southgate Fundraising stage

pledged of £4,330
days left

Pledges will only be charged if the project hits its funding goal of £4,330 by 23 Jul 2020

To complete a basic henge structure into a roundhouse with walls and a door, raised beds and a granary and tools an equipment to educate through outdoor learning and tourism

What we'll deliver:

  • Interpretation boards
  • Comprehensive teaching pack
  • Storytelling

Why it's a great idea:

It’s a unique demonstration of Local heritage on Gower that works wonderfully well in other areas of the country. It educates and helps protect heritage and provides a community hub.

Steps to get it done:

  • wattle and dawbbing the walls,
  • fitting the door
  • adding a fire pit
  • buying the plants
  • planting the raised beds
  • creating the shelter frame
  • making hurdles

Location Southgate

About the space

Custom Location


City and County of Swansea Council

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How will the money be spent?Total £4,330

build an iron age granary store and adjacent shelter - £2,600 (60%)
oak door and iron blacksmith lock - £700 (16%)
dry stone wall - £500 (12%)
ancient herbs, earth - £200 (5%)
Other - £330 (8%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. These costs have been confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified.

build an iron age granary store and adjacent shelter
oak door and iron blacksmith lock
dry stone wall
ancient herbs, earth
  • Spacehive fees
  • Transaction Fees
  • VAT


This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • Discreet lighting
  • iron age tools , cauldron
  • fire pit
  • stools

Total £4,330

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