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Latitude: 53.2068 / 53°12'24"N
Longitude: -3.4499 / 3°26'59"W
OS Eastings: 303261
OS Northings: 368726
OS Grid: SJ032687
Mapcode National: GBR 6L.1VX8
Mapcode Global: WH65P.ZNCH
Entry Name: Coed Plas Round Barrow
Source ID: 604
Cadw Legacy ID: DE050
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Round barrow
County: Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych)
Traditional County: Denbighshire
The monument comprises the remains of a earthen built round barrow, which probably dates to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC). The barrow is circular in shape on plan with a diameter of 12m and a maximum height of 1.5m.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of prehistoric burial and ritual practices. The features are an important relic of a prehistoric funerary and ritual landscape and retain significant archaeological potential. There is a strong probability of the presence of both intact ritual and burial deposits, together with environmental and structural evidence. Barrows may be part of a larger cluster of monuments and their importance can further enhanced by their group value.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.