SJ9675 : Yearns Low

taken 12 years ago, near to Rainow, Cheshire, Great Britain

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Yearns Low
Yearns Low
The purpose of the stepped structure (which appears to be of recent construction) is uncertain. It stands on a Bronze Age bowl barrow - see LinkExternal link - with extensive views to Big Low and (in this direction) Ely Brow. The hollow in the centre is the result of 19th-century excavation. The barrow is unusual in Cheshire in displaying re-use during the Roman period.
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SJ9675, 23 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 14 May, 2006
Category
Tumulus   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 964 759 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.8038N 2:3.3271W
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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