Keys to the Past

Standing Stone (Belsay)

This monument includes a standing stone and an adjacent round cairn of Late Neolithic or early Bronze Age date situated on a prominent position on the top of a small hill. The cairn, 14m in diameter stands to a maximum height of 1.9m. It was partl

Reference number:N10580
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1968; B H Pritchard



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Belsay


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