Presaddfed Burial Chamber
History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
According to Cadw (Welsh Heritage) who look after the site, the tomb was established sometime between 4000 and 2000 BCE as a place for communal burials. It would originally have been covered with a mound of stones or earth.
Local legend has it that in the 18th century the chambers were used as a shelter by a poor family - which is astonishing given how small and open the chambers are!
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About Presaddfed Burial Chamber
Address: Bodedern, Isle of Anglesey, Gwynedd, Wales
Attraction Type: Prehistoric Site
Location: On a minor road at Brynadfed, north of Bodedern village, on the southern end of Llyn Llywenen
Website: Presaddfed Burial Chamber
Photo Credit: David Ross and Britain Express
Opening Details: Open access site, usually accessible at any reasonable time
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