Gwynedd Archaeological Trust
Regional Historic Environment Record

Hut Circles, Capel Llochwydd

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 1753
Trust : Gwynedd
Community : Trearddur
Unitary authority : Ynys Mon
NGR : SH21408276
Site Type (preferred type first) : Prehistoric HUT CIRCLE
Status : Scheduled Ancient Monument

Description :
At Capel Llochwyd, nr. the foundations of the old chapel and under the 'conical signal rode' are the foundations of three circular huts. <1>

No trace of huts. <2>

This settlement of Iron Age or Romano British date comprises the remains of three conjoined circular huts set within the boundaries of a contemporary enclosure; also present are the remains of a later stone building. <3>

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
Stanley, W. O. , 1870 , Archaeological Journal , <1>
Ordnance Survey , 1969 , SH28SW 1 , <2>
Smith, G. , 1998 , Hut Circle Settlement Survey , <4>

Events :
44557 : Early Celtic Societies in North Wales (year : 2010)

Related PRNs :

Compiled date : 08-01-1988


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