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Twyn Bryn March Round Cairn IVPrimary Reference Number (PRN) : 08658g
Trust : Glamorgan Gwent
Community : Tredegar
NGR : SO1373912311
Site Type (preferred type first) : Bronze Age Round cairn
Legal Protection : scheduled ancient monument
Small, denuded round cairn, partially turfed-over. There is a slight hollow at the centre and much of the stone cairn material is visible. (02 Evans)
Twyn Bryn March Cairn IV is a well-preserved and largely intact example of a burial monument of the Early Bronze Age (c. 2000-1500 BC). It is 5m in diameter and stands 0.20m high.
Twyn Bryn March Cairn IV is a well-preserved and largely intact example of a burial monument of the Early Bronze Age (c. 2000-1500 BC). It is 5.5m in diameter and stands 0.2m high.
The site stands some 8m east of the footpath over Twyn Bryn March on the ridge between Nant Milgatw and Rassau. It forms an important element in a wider prehistoric funerary and ritual landscape and retains significant archaeological potential with a strong possibility of the presence of intact burial remains and preserved prehistoric ground surfaces below the monument. (01)
Evans, E & Olding, F , 2006 , Prehistoric funerary and ritual sites supplementary sites
01. Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council (2003), Blaenau Gwent Heritage Audit: Interim Report 2002-2003, Heritage section
/Desc Text/New Entry to the Schedule of Monuments/Richie M/2007
E001160 : Field visit Twyn Bryn March cairn IV (year : 2006)
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