Ring Cairn 240m North East of Old Quickening Cote

Northumberland

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Bronze Age
Ring Cairn

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council (Unitary)

Northumberland County Council

Parish

Alwinton

Parliamentary Constituency

Berwick-upon-Tweed

Grid Reference

SJ873873 (387306, 606611)

WGS84 Coordinates

55.3533, -2.20022

Nearest Postcode

NE65 7BN

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Notes

The remains of a Bronze Age ring cairn, situated on a south facing spur of Inner Hill. The cairn, which measures a total of 15 metres in diameter, is visible as a low circular annular bank on average 2 metres wide and 0.25 metres high. The annular bank encloses a central space which measures 11 metres in diameter and the low earthworks within the centre are thought to cover the remains of several burials. Scheduled.

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