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Bon-y-Maen Standing Stone / Menhir
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Bryn-chwyth Cairn(s)
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Bryn Llydan Cairn(s)
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Bryn Mawr Cairn(s)
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Buarth-Y-Gaer Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork
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Buarth-Y-Gaer Cairn Cairn(s)
8 posts
Caer Blaen-y-Cwm Enclosure
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Carn-y-Wiwer (Glyncorrwg) Round Cairn
13 posts
Carn Caca Cairn(s)
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Carn Caca defended settlement Enclosure
55 posts
Carn Llechart Ring Cairn
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Carn Llechart Burial Chamber Chambered Tomb
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Carreg Hir Standing Stone / Menhir
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Cefn Celfi Standing Stones
17 posts
Craig y Llyn (Neath) Cairn(s)
25 posts
Crug yr Afan Cairn(s)
2 posts
Foel Fynyddau Cairn(s)
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Gaer Fawr Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork
2 posts
Gelli-bwch Cairn(s)
4 posts
54 sites
The Gower Peninsular
Graig Fawr Chambered Tomb
10 posts
Maen Bredwan Standing Stone / Menhir
26 posts
Mynydd-y-Castell Hillfort
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Mynydd Allt-y-grug Round Cairn
9 posts
Mynydd Blaengwynfi Cairn(s)
8 posts
Mynydd Carnllechart Cairn(s)
10 posts
Mynydd Gellionen Cairn(s)
1 post
3 sites
Mynydd Margam
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Nant Moel Kerbed Cairn
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Pebyll Ring Cairn
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Penrhydd-wen Ring Cairn
14 posts
Samson's Stone Standing Stone / Menhir
6 posts
Twyn Disgwylfa Round Barrow(s)
7 posts
Warren Hill Enclosure
Sites of disputed antiquity:
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Carn Lwyd (Llanguicke) Round Cairn
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Pen-Y-Castell Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork

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3,000-year-old ring `an important find for Wales'


Robin Turner * Robin.Turner@Wme.Co.Uk, The Western Mail - The National Newspaper Of Wales

A 3,000-YEAR-OLD gold ring found by a metal detector enthusiast is an important archaeological find for Wales, a coroner at a Treasure Trove Inquest ruled yesterday... continues...
Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
26th March 2003ce
Edited 30th March 2006ce

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Nicholaston long cairn (Burial Chamber) — Links

A peek inside the Nicholaston Long Cairn, The Gower


Surely among South Wales' lesser-known great tombs?
GLADMAN Posted by GLADMAN
1st April 2021ce

Carreg Hir (Standing Stone / Menhir) — Links

Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust


A photo of the stone, rather weirdly sitting in its concrete plinth in the grounds of Cwrt Sart comprehensive school.
Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
28th August 2020ce

Maen Ceti (Dolmen / Quoit / Cromlech) — Images (click to view fullsize)

<b>Maen Ceti</b>Posted by thelonious thelonious Posted by thelonious
19th March 2020ce

Maen Ceti (Dolmen / Quoit / Cromlech) — Fieldnotes

16/03/2020 – It had been a really good day out so far. The walk over from Rhossili is nice and soon it was time to catch the bus back at Penmaen. Just Cefn Bryn to go. Reaching Reynoldston trigpoint I was tired. We were in two minds as to whether to bother with Arthur’s Stone, it’s a little way off. I could see the cairn in the distance though. After a stop at the trig we decided to make one last detour and head for the stones. I didn’t know much about them so wasn’t expecting much. First Cefn Bryn Great Cairn which is lovely with a fine placement and very good vantage point. Next we walked over to Maen Ceti. Wow with a cherry on top, to think I nearly passed this one by! It’s just fantastic. The big stone is a bit of a monster, great space underneath. The cairn looked lower than the surrounding ground. Wonder if they dug down to get under the big stone instead of trying to lift it up? This site is really a must visit, guessing the area gets pretty busy in the summer months with a car park nearby. The site turned out to be the last of our trip south. On the bus back we heard that it was time for non-essential travel to stop. Time to cut short our trip and the next day we headed back home to Aberdeenshire. Long way to come for a couple of days but this big stone made up for it – top site. thelonious Posted by thelonious
19th March 2020ce

Cefn Bryn Great Cairn (Cairn(s)) — Images

<b>Cefn Bryn Great Cairn</b>Posted by thelonious thelonious Posted by thelonious
19th March 2020ce

Llanmadoc Hill (Barrow / Cairn Cemetery) — Fieldnotes

16/03/2020 – It’s a fine walk over Llanmadoc Hill from Llangennith to Llanmadoc. Not a big hill but you really feel away from it all. Lots of cairns on this one. Cairn XII just before you get to the Bulwark is very good. I was really taken with it and a great place to sit and admire the scenery. Worth mentioning the lovely Llanmadoc community shop at the foot of the hill as well. Good place for a coffee and slice of cake. thelonious Posted by thelonious
18th March 2020ce

Llanmadoc Hill (Barrow / Cairn Cemetery) — Images

<b>Llanmadoc Hill</b>Posted by thelonious thelonious Posted by thelonious
18th March 2020ce

Sweyne Howes (north) (Chambered Tomb) — Images

<b>Sweyne Howes (north)</b>Posted by thelonious<b>Sweyne Howes (north)</b>Posted by thelonious<b>Sweyne Howes (north)</b>Posted by thelonious thelonious Posted by thelonious
18th March 2020ce
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