This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this monument yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
If Google Street View is available, the image is from the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the monument. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 52.4345 / 52°26'4"N
Longitude: -3.4386 / 3°26'18"W
OS Eastings: 302296
OS Northings: 282811
OS Grid: SO022828
Mapcode National: GBR 9M.MN31
Mapcode Global: VH68M.C20J
Entry Name: Domen Ddu Round Barrow
Source ID: 3773
Cadw Legacy ID: MG079
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Round barrow
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
The monument comprises the remains of an earthen built round barrow, which probably dates to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC). The barrow is circular in shape on plan, and has a rounded profile. The barrow has a base-diameter of c. 18m and a max. height of 1.5m. No visible remains of a surrounding ditch. Apparently undisturbed.
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.
Other nearby scheduled monuments