Keys to the Past

Levey Bog round cairn cemetery (Otterburn)

Bronze Age people buried their dead here on Levey Bog, just north-east of Hopehead. Approximately 20 round cairns form the cemetery, which is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N8263
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Otterburn


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