TL2298 : Bronze Age Settlement, Flag Fen Bronze Age Centre and Archaeology Park

taken 13 years ago, near to Newark, Peterborough, Great Britain

Bronze Age Settlement, Flag Fen Bronze Age Centre and Archaeology Park
Bronze Age Settlement, Flag Fen Bronze Age Centre and Archaeology Park
Between 1350 and 950BC a wooden platform and post alignment that stretch for nearly a kilometre across the fen was built consists of 60,000 vertical timber and 250,000 horizontal pieces of wood, spanning the wet and marshy fen to meet a droveway on dry ground at each end. This Archaeological find is of international significance and has been preserved and incorporated into the museum and Archaeology Park at Flag Fen.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 28 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 11 May, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Primary Subject of Photo
Archaeology 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 2264 9891 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:34.4514N 0:11.5034W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 2258 9886
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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