Keys to the Past

Stone Circle (Kirknewton)

The remains of a stone circle were recorded near Yeavering Bell about one mile west of the summit between Torleehouse and the head of the burn running down to Old Yeavering. However, it appears to have disappeared and there are now no signs of it.

Reference number:N1440
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Kirknewton

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