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Pontnewydd Cave

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A cave site in north Wales occupied in the Lower Palaeolithic period by a stone industry of Upper Acheulian type, including artifacts made using the Levallois technique. Middle Pleistocene hominid remains are dated to 170,000-230,000 BP. The only other site in Britain to have produced hominid remains of this early period is Swanscombe.