3,000-year-old hill fort found in Wales

Published on September 2nd, 2009 | by Admin

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A hill fort has been found in Denbighshire that may date back 3,000 years.

Experts excavated Moel y Gaer in the Clwydian Range after tests suggested the Iron Age settlement (700 BC to 34 AD) might be older than first thought.

Samples of metal slag and dry stone facing taken from an entrance suggest parts may date back to the Bronze Age (2,300 BC to 700 BC).

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