Pitton Cliff Cave, Rhossili, Swansea

NGR: SS 4251 8754

NMR: -

SMR: 05736w

CCR: 2017-69

Excavation: Cwmbran Caving Club, 1985.

Curation: -

Burials: MNI: 1+

Finds: Bronze Age artefact, animal bones.

Date: Neolithic (1)

14C: 4882 bp (OxA-11781, redated 4837 bp, OxA-16570) on human bone.


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Schulting, R.J. (2020) Claddedigaethau mewn ogofâu: Prehistoric human remains (mainly) from the caves of Wales. Proceedings of the University of Bristol Spelaeological Society 28 (2) : 185-219.

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