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Dyffryn Mymbyr cist II


Nearest Town:Betws-Y-Coed (10km E)
OS Ref (GB):   SH6874256883 / Sheet: 115
Latitude:53° 5' 33.41" N
Longitude:   3° 57' 37.24" W

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Dyffryn Mymbyr cist II

Another less well defined cist on the other side of the road.
Coflein describes it thus:
A large upright slab 1.5 m wide and protruding from the ground by 1.2 m has two smaller slabs placed at right angles to it to create a stone box. To one side is a short stretch of slab wall, 1.6 m long, 0.5 m tall and 0.6 m high. The internal dimensions of the cist would have been approximately 0.8 m by 1.5 m
postman Posted by postman
25th September 2009ce
Edited 25th September 2009ce