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Cwm Bwch, Great Rhos


Nearest Town:Llandrindod Wells (13km WSW)
OS Ref (GB):   SO176646 / Sheet: 148
Latitude:52° 16' 22.6" N
Longitude:   3° 12' 28" W

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Three round barrows located on the top of the curving escarpment edge either side of Cwm Bwch, on the northwestern slopes of Great Rhos.

Coflein descriptions, north-south:
Cwm Bwch I at SO17586497

One of two barrows, 11m in diameter and 0.9m high.

Cwm Bwch II at SO17576494

14m in diameter and 1.1m high, mutilated to the E.

Cwm Bwch III at SO17566414

Remains of a round barrow, situated in enclosed moorland on the edge of a prominent west-facing terrace on the summit of a ridge within Radnor Forest. The grass and heather covered barrow is circular on plan and measures about 12.5m in diameter and up to 1.2m in height.
thesweetcheat Posted by thesweetcheat
13th August 2019ce
Edited 13th August 2019ce