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ALLT LWYD ROUND CAIRN

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NPRN 302774

Map Reference SH60NW

Grid Reference SH6120208173

Unitary (Local) Authority Gwynedd

Old County Merioneth

Community Llanegryn

Type of Site CAIRN

Broad Class RELIGIOUS RITUAL AND FUNERARY

Period Prehistoric

Site Description A stone cairn, probably originally 13 m in diameter. A 1 m high pile of relatively small stone, 0.15 m by 0.2 m by 0.3 m average stone size. Occasional large stones around the circumference suggest that there may once have been a curb. The south east edge is disturbed by the construction of a sheepfold (NPRN 501027). The center is also disturbed by a hole 1.8 m by 1.4 m in size, 0.8 m deep.
K. Laws, EAS Ltd, 27/11/2007.

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