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Latitude: 52.8039 / 52°48'14"N
Longitude: -4.7113 / 4°42'40"W
OS Eastings: 217331
OS Northings: 326375
OS Grid: SH173263
Mapcode National: GBR GPR8.SVZ
Mapcode Global: WH33M.LSR9
Entry Name: The Veracius Stone (formerly in Tudweiliog, Dwyfer)
Source ID: 2425
Cadw Legacy ID: CN090
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Inscribed stone
Period: Early Medieval
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
A water-worn boulder 0.92 m high, 0.29 m wide at the base, and about 220 mm thick. A Latin inscription in four horizontal lines reads: VERACIVS/PBR/HIC/IACIT. The lettering is exceptionally well preserved. The stone stands outside the garden shed in the courtyard of Cefmamwlch house.
The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of early medieval inscribed stones. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of associated archaeological features and deposits.
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