Keys to the Past

Darden Pike Bronze Age cairn (Hepple)

This pile of stones has sometimes been identified as the site of a pele tower, which is thought to have stood in this area. However, it is in fact the remains of a Bronze Age cairn.

Reference number:N9689
Historical period: Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Hepple


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