CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 34009 - Mynydd y Cemmaes cairn III

NGR :- SH87010751 (SH80NE)
Unitary authority :- Powys
Community :- Llanbrynmair
Prefered site type :- Bronze Age - Round barrow (cairn) (Structure - Intact )

Oval shaped cairn composed of turfed-over stones and earth. Some stones poking through turf and appear to be well set. Concentration of stones at centre may suggest a cist (CPAT 1996).

Cairn aligned east-west 8x5m and up to 0.4m high. No positive evidence for a central cist. Site could be prehistoric burial cairn or Post Medieval boundary cairn (Carter, S & Baker, L, 2000).

Sources:-
CPAT visit form , 1996 , ,
Carter, S & Baker, L , 2000 , Mynydd y Cemmaes Windfarm re-powering: archaeological assessment , Headland Archaeology report .
Hankinson, R , 1996 , Proposed Mynydd y Cemmaes B windfarm: archaeological assessment , CPAT report 183 June 1996 .

Events:-
Visit CPAT / 1996(04/06/96) - Pasture A
Assessment Headland Archaeology / 2000(/ /) -

record created 04/12/96 CE96 - copyright CPAT , last updated 16/02/01
The above data are supplied by CPAT in partnership with its Local Authorities and the partners of END, CPAT SMR partnership, 2004 (and in part Crown, 2004 - as indicated)



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