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Bronze Age burial urn from Old Earle (Earle)

A Bronze Age pottery urn was discovered in March 1814 at Old Earle farm. It was turned upside down and covered fragments of human bone and thin piece of flint on a flat stone.

Reference number:N1493
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Earle


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