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Latitude: 52.7003 / 52°42'0"N
Longitude: -3.2079 / 3°12'28"W
OS Eastings: 318471
OS Northings: 312084
OS Grid: SJ184120
Mapcode National: GBR 9X.2YPN
Mapcode Global: WH79G.PDM7
Entry Name: Round Barrow 225m SE of Clwyd-yr-onen
Source ID: 2629
Cadw Legacy ID: MG095
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Round barrow
Community: Guilsfield (Cegidfa)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
The monument comprises the remains of an earthen built round barrow, which probably dates to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC). The barrow is circular in shape on plan, and has a rounded profile. This is small, turf-covered mound situated in pasture. It measures c 5.0m diameter and 0.6m in height. There are no traces of ditch.
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.