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.
|Historical period:||Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)|
|Legal status:||Scheduled Ancient Monument|
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1956; A S Phillips|
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1966; R W Emsley
Source of Reference
Local History of Bardon Mill
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