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Latitude: 52.8386 / 52°50'19"N
Longitude: -3.4802 / 3°28'48"W
OS Eastings: 300387
OS Northings: 327819
OS Grid: SJ003278
Mapcode National: GBR 6K.T72B
Mapcode Global: WH67F.HXZ6
Entry Name: Pen Cerrig Standing Stone
Scheduled Date: 31 August 2001
Source ID: 1375
Cadw Legacy ID: MG300
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Standing stone
Community: Llangynog (LLangynog)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
The monument comprises the remains of a standing stone, which probably dates to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC) and measures 1.2m high x 0.8m wide x 0.6m thick.
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. It is a circle and measures 2m in diameter, centred on the standing stone.
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