Bronze Age burials (Eglingham)
In the early 20th century a Bronze Age burial cairn was excavated in the side of a sand pit in South Charlton. The primary burial cist was excavated as well as nine secondary burials. A number of pottery vessels were found with the burials including food vessels, urns and incense cups.
|Historical period:||Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)|
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1955; J H Ostridge|
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1969; B H Pritchard
Source of Reference
Local History of Eglingham
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