Keys to the Past

Three round cairns on Dod Hill (Cheviotside)

On the summit of Dod Hill are three Bronze Age round cairns. They lie in a row on an east-west alignment and have wide views from the hilltop in all directions. The largest cairn is 12m in diameter and has been partly robbed to form a walker's cairn. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N1800
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Cheviotside
Local History of Cheviotside


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