NU0015 : Excavated 'tri-radial' cairn, Turf Knowe

taken 9 years ago, near to Ingram, Northumberland, Great Britain

Excavated 'tri-radial' cairn, Turf Knowe
Excavated 'tri-radial' cairn, Turf Knowe
Very controversial when first published as many archaeologists thought these structures were likely to be a form of medieval sheep shelter. However, associated cremation burials, pottery and flint tools were clearly of the Bronze Age, around 4,000 years ago.
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Date Taken
Friday, 9 April, 2010   (more nearby)
Thursday, 15 April, 2010
Cairn   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 0077 1564 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:26.0789N 1:59.3630W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 0077 1563
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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