Nant-y-Fuach Rock Shelter, Dyserth, Denbighshire

NGR: SJ 0677 7979


SMR: 102106

CCR: 909

Excavation: W.H. Stead & R. Bridgwood, 1950-57.

Curation: ?Chester Museum; W.H. Stead.

Burials: MNI: 5

Finds: Peterborough Ware pottery, barbed and tanged arrowhead, animal bones.

Date: Neolithic or Bronze Age (4)

14C: -


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