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Latitude: 51.888 / 51°53'16"N
Longitude: -5.0245 / 5°1'28"W
OS Eastings: 191964
OS Northings: 225368
OS Grid: SM919253
Mapcode National: GBR CH.RBC6
Mapcode Global: VH1QZ.VTM2
Entry Name: Round Barrow 370m NW of Mockwell
Scheduled Date: 15 February 2006
Source ID: 1161
Cadw Legacy ID: PE520
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Round barrow
County: Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)
Community: Hayscastle (Cas-lai)
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
The monument comprises the remains of a prehistoric round barrow, probably dating to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 BC - 800 BC). The mostly turf-covered barrow is situated in improved grassland on a SE facing slope. It measures c. 20m in diameter and c. 0.7m in height.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of prehistoric burial rites, social organisation and the environment. The monument retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of both structural evidence and the presence of intact burial or ritual deposits within, and prehistoric ground surfaces preserved below, the barrow.
The area to be scheduled comprises the remains described and an area around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive. It is circular on plan and measures 35m in diameter.
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