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Hut Circle Settlement North-East of Moel-y-Gerddi

A Scheduled Monument in Llanbedr, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.8679 / 52°52'4"N

Longitude: -4.0365 / 4°2'11"W

OS Eastings: 263013

OS Northings: 331993

OS Grid: SH630319

Mapcode National: GBR 5T.R9YJ

Mapcode Global: WH560.Z50Q

Entry Name: Hut Circle Settlement North-East of Moel-y-Gerddi

Scheduled Date: 12 December 1997

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 1494

Cadw Legacy ID: ME166

Schedule Class: Domestic

Category: Unenclosed hut circle

Period: Prehistoric

County: Gwynedd

Community: Llanbedr

Traditional County: Merionethshire


The monument comprises the well preserved remains of a compact, unenclosed settlement consisting of a group of at least five, possibly seven round huts with a contemporary field system marked by lengths of curvilinear walls. The monument probably dates to the Iron Age or Romano-British period (c. 800 BC - AD 400).

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 site also has potential for surviving environmental evidence.

The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.

Source: Cadw

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