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Latitude: 53.2831 / 53°16'59"N
Longitude: -4.2492 / 4°14'57"W
OS Eastings: 250148
OS Northings: 378591
OS Grid: SH501785
Mapcode National: GBR HNW0.VQ3
Mapcode Global: WH42N.PRS0
Entry Name: Llanddyfnan Standing Stone
Source ID: 2529
Cadw Legacy ID: AN071
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Standing stone
County: Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn)
Traditional County: Anglesey
The monument comprises the remains of a standing stone, which probably dates to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC). It measures 2.6m high by 0.6m wide.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of prehistoric burial and ritual practices. It is an important relic of a prehistoric funerary and ritual landscape and retains significant archaeological potential. There is a strong probability of the presence of intact burial or ritual deposits, together with environmental and structural evidence. Standing stones are often 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