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CERRIG LLADRON

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 11129
Trust : Dyfed
Community : Cwm Gwaun
Unitary authority : Pembrokeshire
NGR : SN0665232282
Site Type (preferred type first) : Bronze Age Standing Stone Pair
Status : Scheduled Monument

Summary :
A classic stone pair, one large and one small, located 1m apart with a small earthfast stone just visible on the ground surface between them. The larger stone measures 1.71m high and 1m x 1.94m x 1.10m x 1.04m at its base with its long axis aligned northeast-southwest. The smaller stone measures 0.74m high x 1.15m wide x 0.52m thick at its base, tapering to 0.09m at its top, with its long axis aligned north-south. There are circular hollows around the base of each stone, with some small stones exposed. RSR 2004.

Description :
Grouping of 4 monoliths, with a fifth c.14m distant - These may be no more than natural outcrops, as the genuine "Cerrig Lladron" are. However, they do not appear as natural as C.L. - their alignment on the Foel Eryr cairn may be deliberate - see sketch plan in DRF. CMS 1985

Sources :
CADW , 2005 , AM107
CADW , 2005 , Notification of scheduling
DAT , 1985 , SRF ,
DAT , 1985 , SMR ,
DAT , 1985 , DRF ,
DAT , 1989 , CR ,
DAT , Cook,N , 2004 ,

Events :
72389 : CERRIG LLADRON, FIELD OBSERVATION, 1985 (year : 1985)
87913 : CERRIG LLADRON, FIELD OBSERVATION, 2003 (year : 2003)
99423 : CERRIG LLADRON (year : 2005)

Related PRNs : 1561, 48095

Compiled date : 01-01-1950


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