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Latitude: 51.8892 / 51°53'21"N
Longitude: -3.5054 / 3°30'19"W
OS Eastings: 296497
OS Northings: 222254
OS Grid: SN964222
Mapcode National: GBR YJ.R358
Mapcode Global: VH5FN.6S63
Entry Name: Craig Cerrig-Gleisiad Prehistoric Settlement
Scheduled Date: 30 June 1999
Source ID: 1593
Cadw Legacy ID: BR267
Schedule Class: Domestic
Category: Unenclosed hut circle
Community: Glyn Tarell
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
The monument comprises the remains of a group of hut circles that probably date to the Iron Age or Romano-British period (c. 800 BC - AD 400). The remains are located in the protected basin of Craig Cerrig Gleisiad and consist of a series of enclosures marked by boulder walls and banks which are closely connected to a number of circular earth platforms.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of later prehistoric domestic construction practices. The monument retains significant archaeological potential and there is a strong probability that structural evidence has survived, together with internal and external floor surfaces.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.
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