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Latitude: 53.2586 / 53°15'30"N
Longitude: -3.3701 / 3°22'12"W
OS Eastings: 308699
OS Northings: 374381
OS Grid: SJ086743
Mapcode National: GBR 4ZXR.5M
Mapcode Global: WH76P.6CG8
Entry Name: Two Round Barrows on Moel Maen Efa
Source ID: 2195
Cadw Legacy ID: FL049
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Round barrow
County: Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych)
Traditional County: Flintshire
The monument comprises the remains of two earthen and stone built round barrows, which probably date to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC).
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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