BRIDGEND, STANDING STONE

Site Details



NPRN
300860
Map Reference
SS97NW
Grid Reference
SS90217951
Unitary (Local) Authority
Bridgend
Old County
Glamorgan
Community
Bridgend
Type of Site
CUP MARKED STONE
Broad Class
Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Period
Bronze Age

Site Description

1. Cup marked standing stone. Scheduled Ancient Monument
2. An erect monolith, c.1.5m high originally, by 0.9m by 0.5m, leaning rather to the NW.
Excavation, 1964, revealed packing stones in a stone-holed disturbed by allotment gardening, with a cremation deposit at its base.
(sources: OS 495 card; SS97NW1; Lewis 1965, 250-254)
J.Wiles 24.12.2002

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