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Latitude: 51.9033 / 51°54'11"N
Longitude: -3.9156 / 3°54'56"W
OS Eastings: 268308
OS Northings: 224485
OS Grid: SN683244
Mapcode National: GBR DZ.Q9DH
Mapcode Global: VH4HZ.2FV8
Entry Name: Pound near Rhuad y Mon
Listing Date: 19 July 1999
Last Amended: 19 July 1999
Source ID: 21975
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Situated some 600m SW of Capel Bethlehem, on S side of road.
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Pound for stray animals off the mountain, probably C19, not apparent on 1839 Tithe Map.
Animal pound, some 5.5m diameter circular enclosure with 2m rubble stone and earth walls and single entry with stone slab lintel over. Entry is at NE and had a door or iron gate (now lost).
Included as a well-preserved and relatively rare survivor of the pounds for stray animals that were particular to the margins of common land.
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