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WAUN MAUN

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 1567
Trust : Dyfed
Community : Eglwyswrw
Unitary authority : Pembrokeshire
NGR : SN0838234046
Site Type (preferred type first) : Neolithic;bronze Age Stone Circle / Neolithic;bronze Age Stone Setting / Neolithic;bronze Age Stone Group
Status : Scheduled Monument

Summary :
A stone group, possibly the remains of a stone circle, represented by a group of four stones, one standing and three recumbent, set in unimproved heathland.

Description :
A stone group, possibly the remains of a stone circle, represented by a group of four stones, one standing and three recumbent, set in unimproved heathland. The stones vary in height from just over 1m high, to just over 3m. RSR 2004.

Interpretation as a circle seems particularly doubtful - but more complex than single stone? CM Stenger Jan 1986

Sources :
CADW , 2009 , Proposed works at Waun Mawn Standing Stones
CMS , 1986 , 1567.pdf ( © DAT)
Groom,P , 2006 , Erosion Control Works at Waun Maun Standing Stones SAM Pe124 ( © DAT)
Groom,P , 2006 , Waun Maun standing stones
Hall, J and Sambrook, P , 2009 , CRYMYCH HUB HERITAGE AND NATURAL ENVIRONMENT AUDIT: PART E EGLWYSWRW COMMUNITY REPORT
Drewett,P , 1984 , Mynydd Preseli - 2nd Interim Report ,
CADW , 1991 , AM107 ,
Cook,N , 2004 , Prehistoric Funerary and Ritual Sites Project - Pembrokeshire 2003-2004 ,
DAT , 1989 , CR ,
Grimes,WF , 1963 , C & E ,
Laws & Owen , 1908 , Pembrokeshire Archaeological Survey ,
MOW , 1961 , AMs England & Wales ,
Meridian Airmaps , 1955 ,
Ordnance Survey ,
Ordnance Survey , 1966 ,
RCAHM , 1925 , Pemb ,
RCAHM , 1985 , DRF ,
RCAHM , 1985 ,
Rees,SE , 1981 , Pemb.SAMs ,

Events :
66175 : WAUN MAWN, FIELD OBSERVATION, 1966 (year : 1966)
85306 : WAUN MAWN, FIELD OBSERVATION, 1981 (year : 1981)
89640 : WAUN MAWN, FIELD OBSERVATION, 1985 (year : 1985)
91272 : WAUN MAWN, FIELD OBSERVATION, 1991 (year : 1991)
92187 : WAUN MAWN, FIELD OBSERVATION, 2003 (year : 2003)

Related PRNs : 1568, 1569, 48095

Compiled date : 01-01-1950


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