Keys to the Past

Round barrow (Bowsden)

A Bronze Age tumulus, or round barrow is recorded as having been levelled in 1800. At that time two pottery urns were discovered together with some partially burnt bones. Today the site shows no sign of this monument.

Reference number:N2376
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Bowsden

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