Keys to the Past

Coracle burial (Corbridge)

A Bronze Age burial was found by archaeologists excavating at Corbridge Roman station and town in 1961. It is described as a coracle burial, presumably because it lay in a small boat.

Reference number:N9175
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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Source of Reference
Local History of Corbridge


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