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Latitude: 51.8855 / 51°53'7"N
Longitude: -5.2467 / 5°14'48"W
OS Eastings: 176659
OS Northings: 225753
OS Grid: SM766257
Mapcode National: GBR C6.RH7Q
Mapcode Global: VH0TF.0VMY
Entry Name: Standing Stone NW of Trecenny Farm
Scheduled Date: 23 April 1982
Source ID: 2729
Cadw Legacy ID: PE414
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Standing stone
County: Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)
Community: St. David's and the Cathedral Close (Tŷddewi a Chlos y Gadeirlan)
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
The monument comprises the remains of a standing stone, which probably dates to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC). The stone measures 2m high and 1m by 0.6m at the base, it is diamond shaped in plan tapering slightly towards a flat-headed top.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of prehistoric burial and ritual practices. It is an important relic of a prehistoric funerary and ritual landscape and retains significant archaeological potential. There is a strong probability of the presence of intact burial or ritual deposits, together with environmental and structural evidence. Standing stones are often 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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