Keys to the Past

Broomhill (Prudhoe)

A stone-lined grave was found during ploughing at Broomhill in 1975. It was probably of Early Bronze Age date. It contained some burnt human bone and a pot. The bones were probably of a child aged between seven and eight.

Reference number:N10139
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Event(s):EXCAVATION, Two Early Bronze Age cist burials in Northumberland 1975

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Source of Reference
Local History of Prudhoe


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