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Latitude: 53.2557 / 53°15'20"N
Longitude: -3.352 / 3°21'7"W
OS Eastings: 309901
OS Northings: 374039
OS Grid: SJ099740
Mapcode National: GBR 5Z1S.3M
Mapcode Global: WH76P.HF1G
Entry Name: Pant Ifan Round Barrow
Source ID: 411
Cadw Legacy ID: FL105
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Round barrow
County: Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych)
Traditional County: Flintshire
The monument comprises the remains of a earthen built round barrow, which probably dates to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC). The barrow measures 50ft in diameter and 5ft high. It is grass covered, but of stone construction. In places a kerb of boulders is also visible. It has been excavated.
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.
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