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Bowl Barrow at Beggarbog (Bardon Mill)

This round barrow made of earth measures 28m in diameter and stands more than 3m high. A partly infilled trench in the centre of the mound marks the site of an 18th century excavation. Such mounds usually belong to the Bronze Age. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N6588
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Bardon Mill

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