BURIAL CHAMBER NEAR CARN LLECHART, MYNYDD CARNLLECHART, PONTARDAWE

Site Details



NPRN
93287
Map Reference
SN60NE
Grid Reference
SN696062
Unitary (Local) Authority
Swansea
Old County
Glamorgan
Community
Mawr
Type of Site
CHAMBERED TOMB
Broad Class
Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Period
Neolithic

Site Description

A probable chambered tomb on upland moorland, but the jumbled slabs are not easy to interpret. The large upright may be the south side of the chamber, with a loose slab to the south the displaced capstone.
(Source: Whittle, E., 1992, Cadw, A Guide to Ancient & Historic Wales, Glamorgan & Gwent)
B.A.Malaws, RCAHMW, 09 September 2004.

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