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Latitude: 53.3686 / 53°22'6"N
Longitude: -4.2781 / 4°16'41"W
OS Eastings: 248525
OS Northings: 388166
OS Grid: SH485881
Mapcode National: GBR HMTS.T97
Mapcode Global: WH428.8L2F
Entry Name: Ogof Arian Cave
Source ID: 2540
Cadw Legacy ID: AN106
Schedule Class: Monument
County: Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Môn)
Traditional County: Anglesey
The monument consists of a cave on a wooded slope containing archaeological deposits. The outer chamber measures approximately 1.5m to 2.m wide and 1.3m high with a small platform outside the entrance. The cave extends 6m into the hillside and beyond this is a smaller passage. The cave has prehistoric evidence (flint scatters) associated whith it.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of prehistoric settlement, ritual and funerary practices. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of associated archaeological features and deposits.
The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.
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