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Twyn Disgwylfa

Round Barrow(s)

<b>Twyn Disgwylfa</b>Posted by thesweetcheatImage © A. Brookes (1.12.2012)
Nearest Town:Port Talbot (2km SSW)
OS Ref (GB):   SS761915 / Sheet: 170
Latitude:51° 36' 29.38" N
Longitude:   3° 47' 22.03" W

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This round barrow perches on the top of Mynydd Dinas. The barrow's name means 'look out mound'. Mynydd Dinas implies a fortification or settlement of some sort, but there doesn't seem to be any trace. You can see an aerial photo of the mountain at
which is part of the Glamorgan and Gwent Archaeological Trust website.
Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
29th June 2006ce
Edited 29th June 2006ce