Keys to the Past

Black Knowe possible long cairn (Tarset with Greystead)

The remains of a possible prehistoric long cairn lie at the northern end of a series of boundary markers. The cairn measures 38m long by 7m wide, is made of stones and has a ditch on three sides.

Reference number:N7031
Historical period: Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Tarset with Greystead
Local History of Tarset with Greystead


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