Keys to the Past

Round barrow (Rothley with Hollinghill)

A Bronze Age round barrow was excavated here in 1926 and a cremation burial was found. The exact site of this barrow is not known any more, although it is probably a loosely piled mound of stones in the corner of a pasture field.

Reference number:N10784
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Rothley with Hollinghill
Local History of Rothley with Hollinghill

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