Keys to the Past

Low Trewhitt cist with urn (Netherton with Biddlestone)

In the 19th century a Bronze Age cist was found by the side of a stream at Low Trewhitt. It was formed of large stones placed in a rectangle with another stone as a cover. Inside was a pot with ashes and bones.

Reference number:N1221
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Netherton with Biddlestone
Local History of Netherton with Biddlestone

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