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Latitude: 51.9573 / 51°57'26"N
Longitude: -4.7633 / 4°45'47"W
OS Eastings: 210224
OS Northings: 232364
OS Grid: SN102323
Mapcode National: GBR CV.LWP4
Mapcode Global: VH2ND.D25C
Entry Name: Foel Feddau Round Cairn
Scheduled Date: 13 May 1953
Source ID: 2698
Cadw Legacy ID: PE301
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Round cairn
County: Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)
Community: Mynachlog-Ddu (Mynachlog-ddu)
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
The monument comprises the remains a burial cairn, probably dating to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC) and measuring 90ft in diameter by 10ft high. It has a slightly sunken cleft in it which may indicate excavation in the past.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of prehistoric burial and ritual practices. The monument is an important relic of a prehistoric funerary and ritual landscape and retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of both intact burial or ritual deposits, together with environmental and structural evidence. Cairns 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.
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