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Latitude: 52.4471 / 52°26'49"N
Longitude: -3.3148 / 3°18'53"W
OS Eastings: 310735
OS Northings: 284053
OS Grid: SO107840
Mapcode National: GBR 9S.LVZL
Mapcode Global: VH68H.HRGD
Entry Name: Round Barrow S of Ciderhouse Wood
Source ID: 2002
Cadw Legacy ID: MG109
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Round barrow
Community: Kerry (Ceri)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
The monument comprises the remains of an earthen built round barrow, which probably date to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC). The barrow is circular in shape on plan and has a rounded profile. This probable barrow forms a prominent mound situated in reseeded grassland. Measures approx. 50m diameter and is 2-3m 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.
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