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Druidstone

Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 00002g
Trust : Glamorgan Gwent
Community : Michaelstone-y-fedw
NGR : ST24188357
Site Type (preferred type first) : Bronze Age Standing stone
Legal Protection : scheduled ancient monument

Summary :
A large standing stone, aligned NE-SW, situated amongst five mature beech trees adjacent to a house and garden shed. The stone has a wide sub-rectangular base, a relatively straight SW side and a gently sloping NE side. The SE face is flat and wide. The NW side is also wide but more rounded. Directly to the SW edge of the stone is the remnants of a modern wall.

Description :
A large standing stone, aligned NE-SW, situated amongst five mature beech trees adjacent to a house and garden shed. The stone has a wide sub-rectangular base, a relatively straight SW side and a gently sloping NE side. The SE face is flat and wide. The NW side is also wide but more rounded. Directly to the SW edge of the stone is the remnants of a modern wall.
GGAT 72 Prehistoric Funerary and Ritual Sites Project 2003

Sources :
Pm desc text/Pearson, A F and Lewis, R/2003/GGAT 72 Prehistoric Funerary and Ritual Sites Project
03/PM Desc Text/1915/Arch Camb/p282
07/PH Desc Text/1855/Arch Camb 3rds/Vol 1 p122
01/MM Record Card/OS/1957/ST 28 SW 4
05/PM Desc Text/Dansel/GE/1950/Prehist Cham Tombs of Eng&Wales/p212
08/PM Desc Text//Crawford//1925/Long Barrow of the Cotswolds/p207
04/PH Desc Text/Bagnall-Oakeley/1889/Rude Stone Mts in Mon/p12,147
02/PM Desc Text/1909/Arch Camb/Vol 9 p267,272
06/PM Desc Text/Pickford/JA/1946/Mountain & Marsh/p31
12/PM Desc Text/AM107/Taylor, F./1991
09/MM Desc Text/AM 107/Whittle, E./1987
10/MM Air Photo/GGAT/Owen John/H/23.08.89/A92 13-16
11/MMAP/RCAMM/1992/925305-21

Events :
E003923 : Archaeological Desk-top Study: The M4 Relief Road (year : 1993)

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