Keys to the Past

Cairn (Rothbury)

A cairn of stones packed with soil stand on this ridge of moorland overlooking Rothbury. It is probably a Bronze Age burial mound. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N2915
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Rothbury


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