Bronze Age rock art found in Wales

Published on March 17th, 2014 | by Admin



Bronze Age rock art has been found by a Geologist in the Brecon Beacons, Wales.

Dr Nash added that based on the shape of the stone and its engravings it probably came from the early to middle Bronze Age period – 2500 BC to 1500 BC – and it probably served as a way marker.

“We might have been able to predict a discovery of this kind considering the large amount of prehistoric ritual sites in the Brecon Beacons but this is the first evidence of prehistoric rock art to be ever recorded [in the Beacons],” Dr Nash said.

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