Keys to the Past

Whaup Knowe cairnfield (Elsdon)

Some nine or ten prehistoric clearance cairns are scattered over land at Whaup Knowe, covering an area about 80m by 60m. They measure up to 0.6m high and 4m in diameter.

Reference number:N9435
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Elsdon

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