Round Cairn on Noon Hill

Lancashire

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Tagged With

Bronze Age
Cremation

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Lancashire County Council

District Council

Chorley Borough Council

Parish

Rivington

Parliamentary Constituency

Chorley

Grid Reference

SJ647647 (364695, 414987)

WGS84 Coordinates

53.63, -2.53393

Nearest Postcode

BL6 6SL

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Notes

Bronze Age kerbed round cairn surviving as a structure. Excavation in 1958 and 1963/4 located the primary central cist with three cremations and a food vessel, as well as secondary cremations with barbed and tanged arrowheads.

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