Keys to the Past

Ellsnook TumulusI (Rennington)

In 1921 a Bronze Age round barrow was excavated by archaeologists at this site. A stone-lined grave containing a pot was found within it. The barrow is now in poor condition. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N4416
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Rennington

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