Keys to the Past

Site of stone cairn, Byers Green (Byers Green)

A large stone cairn used to stand here, but it was destroyed by opencast mining. It may have been a Bronze Age burial site (1).

Reference number:D1433
Historical period: Mid 20th Century (1933 to 1966)
Early Bronze Age (2600BC to 1600BC)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Byers Green


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