Gwynedd Archaeological Trust
Regional Historic Environment Record

Hut Group, Tyddyn Sadler

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 1548
Trust : Gwynedd
Community : Llangristiolus
Unitary authority : Ynys Mon
NGR : SH41127373
Site Type (preferred type first) : Roman HUT CIRCLE SETTLEMENT
Status : Scheduled Monument

Description :
Substantial earthwork (18.5 x 15.5 m) remains of a group of round and rectangular buildings associated with a system of terraced fields. Discovered by G. Marsh (1977). The remains of this settlement, contained within an area measuring 60m x 60m, have been fully described by Going, C. and Marsh, G. <1>

It consists of two or three sub-rectangular huts and at least one round hut within a complex of terraced enclosures, the latter utilizing natural scarps and outcrops. A modern field wall, presently forms the south and west limits of the site. The site lies close to the bank of the Afon Gwna within an area which formerly contained a large number of similar hut groups. <2> <3> <4>

Sources :
Waddington, K. , 2010 , Early Celtic Societies in North Wales
Waddington, K. , 2013 , The Settlements of Northwest Wales: From the Late Bronze Age to the Early Medieval Period
Going, G. & Marsh, G. , 1979 , Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies , <1>
, 1871 , Archaeologia Cambrensis , <2>
Royal Commission on Ancient and Historic Monuments , 1937 , Anglesey , <3>
Smith, G. , 1998 , Hut Circle Settlement Survey , <6>

Events :
40782 : Hut Circle Settlement Survey (year : 1998)
44557 : Early Celtic Societies in North Wales (year : 2010)
40470 : Dwr Cymru Mona to Llangefni Transfer Scheme (year : 1998)

Related PRNs : 275605

Compiled date : 26-01-1989

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