Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 102132 Trust : Clwyd Powys Site Type : Cave occupation Period : Palaeolithic Community : Cefnmeiriadog NGR : SJ01527102 Legal Protection : scheduled ancient monument
Description : Cave occupied about 250,000 years ago by Neanderthal people. Stone implements, animal and human bones found. Bones of deer, bison, rhinoceros, horse, wolf, fox, hare and birds found. Bones from adult and three children also found.
Artefacts included hand axes, disc shaped cores, flakes and scrapers. The 1985 season produced find of unworn molar from immature individual perhaps 8 to 12 years old.