Keys to the Past

Cists (Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland)

Two stone-lined graves were found when digging for sand at the edge of the high ground north-west of Swarland Old Hall. They were probably of Bronze Age date.

Reference number:N4329
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Newton-on-the-Moor and Swarland

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