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Latitude: 53.2727 / 53°16'21"N
Longitude: -3.335 / 3°20'5"W
OS Eastings: 311071
OS Northings: 375913
OS Grid: SJ110759
Mapcode National: GBR 5Z4L.SJ
Mapcode Global: WH76H.RZ3Y
Entry Name: Round Barrow 270m NW of Traveller's Inn
Source ID: 2193
Cadw Legacy ID: FL047
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 datse to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC). The barrow has been ploughed and is made up of clay that is lighter in colour than the rest of the field. There are possible traces of a ditch on the north-west and western sides,.
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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