Keys to the Past

Round cairn at Hole Farm (Bellingham)

The bastle at Hole Farm partly overlies a Bronze Age round cairn. This was recognised as a cairn in 1972 when a Bronze Age stone cist was discovered in the cairn, about 2.5m north of the north wall of the bastle. No finds were discovered ins

Reference number:N8071
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1977; S Ainsworth

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Source of Reference
Local History of Bellingham

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