Gwynedd Archaeological Trust
Regional Historic Environment Record

Tyddyn Bach Standing Stone, Llandaniel Fab

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 2709
Trust : Gwynedd
Community : Llanddaniel Fab
Unitary authority : Ynys Mon
NGR : SH50327034
Site Type (preferred type first) : Bronze Age STANDING STONE
Status : Scheduled Monument

Description :
Maen hir 10ft high by 3ft by 1 1/4ft with packing stones on an outcrop 500yds NW of Bryn-Celli-Ddu chamber (PRN 2964). (RCAHMW, 1937)

Surveyed at 1:2500. Stone as described. <2>

A standing stone 2.9m high by 0.7m by 0.3m. A large number of boulders are piled up around the stones base. The farmer claims that this stone is resting on bedrock and that there is very little earth cover to support the stone. <3>

Tall, narrow, tapering standing stone apparently set into a hole or socket in the bedrock. Surrounded by a large pile of field clearance. Not intervisible with burial chamber or other standing (2710) stone. Cairn visible (2708). (Smith, 2003)

Sources :
Smith, G. , 2003 , Prehistoric Funerary and Ritual Monument Survey: West Gwynedd and Anglesey ( © GAT)
Smith, G., and Steele, N. , 2005 , Pan-Wales Prehistoric Funerary and Ritual Sites Survey: Trial Data Synthesis ( © GAT)
The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales , 1937 , An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Anglesey
Ordnance Survey , 1970 , SH57SW 17 , <2>
Lynch, F. , 1970 , Prehistoric Anglesey , <4>

Events :
42504 : An 084 Fmw Site Visit (year : 1994)
42505 : An 084 Fmw Site Visit (year : 1989)
40526 : Prehistoric Funerary and Ritual Monument Survey: West Gwynedd/Anglesey (year : 2003)
40527 : Pan-wales Prehistoric Funerary and Ritual Sites Survey: Trial Data Synthesis (year : 2005)

Related PRNs : 302504

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