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Latitude: 52.0008 / 52°0'2"N
Longitude: -4.9212 / 4°55'16"W
OS Eastings: 199575
OS Northings: 237625
OS Grid: SM995376
Mapcode National: GBR CN.J00M
Mapcode Global: VH1QG.NZ72
Entry Name: Ty-Meini Standing Stone
Scheduled Date: 1 August 1950
Source ID: 3040
Cadw Legacy ID: PE200
Schedule Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Category: Standing stone
County: Pembrokeshire (Sir Benfro)
Community: Dinas Cross (Dinas)
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
The monument comprises the remains of a standing stone, which probably dates to the Bronze Age (c. 2300 - 800 BC) and is located on the edge of a cornfield close to the road. The stone measures about 8ft high by 4ft broad and 3ft thick.
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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