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Pentre Ifan Burial Chamber

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Pentre Ifan Burial Chamber
Pembrokeshire - Felindre Farchog, Dyfed, Wales
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Pentre Ifan is probably the best known and best preserved prehistoric burial chamber in Wales. It is located in a farm field off minor roads about 3 miles south east of Newport. It really is an amazing structure, with a huge capstone supported on a trio of large uprights, with a large outlier standing nearby. Originally the whole chamber would have been covered by turf.

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