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Barclodiad Y Gawres, Ty Croes

Barclodiad y Gawres "The Giantess's Apronful" is a type of monument known as a decorated Cruciform Passage Grave, and its location here in Anglesey makes it very unusual. Tombs of this type are usually only found in Ireland and reach their zenith in the tombs of the Boyne valley area. Other surviving Cruciform Passage Graves exist in the rest of the British Isles, but they lack the characteristic decoration found in Barclodiad y Gawres and the Irish tombs.