Keys to the Past

Cairn on Todlaw Pike (Otterburn)

This round cairn on Todlaw Pike is built of stone and earth. It is probably a Bronze Age burial monument. The cairn is part of a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N8175
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1977; I S Sainsbury
TOPOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Otterburn Training Area, Northumberland. Archaeological Evaluation 1995; Lancaster University Archaeological Unit

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Otterburn

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