SH6120 : Upright stones at the eastern end of the largest of the Hengwm Cairns

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Tal-y-Bont, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Upright stones at the eastern end of the largest of the Hengwm Cairns
Upright stones at the eastern end of the largest of the Hengwm Cairns
These are part of the southernmost of two extensive neolithic burial chambers, known as Carneddau Hengwm, found on this site. The 18thC traveller, Thomas Pennant writes of a third chamber, but all evidence of this has now disappeared.
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SH6120, 14 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 16 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 18 August, 2007
Category
Burial chamber   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 613 204 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:45.8438N 4:3.4143W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 613 205
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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