This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this monument yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
If Google Street View is available, the image is from the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the monument. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 51.8143 / 51°48'51"N
Longitude: -4.7431 / 4°44'35"W
OS Eastings: 211015
OS Northings: 216416
OS Grid: SN110164
Mapcode National: GBR CW.WVJ3
Mapcode Global: VH2NZ.QNWH
Entry Name: Redstone Cross Round Barrows
Source ID: 2039
Cadw Legacy ID: PE154
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Round barrow
County: Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)
Community: Narberth (Arberth)
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
The monument comprises the remains of two earthen built round barrows, which probably date to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC). The barrows, which have been spread by ploughing, are a few metres apart; the western measures 34m in diameter and is 1.1m high, the eastern measures 20m in diameter and is 0.6m high.
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.
Other nearby scheduled monuments