Round Cairn, Standing Stone and Associated Enclosure 490m North West of White Cross

North Yorkshire

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Bronze Age
Round Cairn

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

North Yorkshire County Council

District Council

Scarborough Borough Council

Parish

Commondale

Parliamentary Constituency

Scarborough and Whitby

Grid Reference

SE675675 (467490, 510996)

WGS84 Coordinates

54.4897, -0.958012

Nearest Postcode

YO21 2HS

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Notes

A Bronze Age round cairn with an associated enclosure and small standing stone. The standing stone is at the centre and measures 0.35 metres by 0.12 metres and 0.9 metres high. The round cairn is 8 metres to the north east. It measures 13 metres in diameter and 0.3 metres high. To the south west of the standing stone is an enclosure formed by cutting a level terrace into the slope. It is defined on the north eastern side by a 5 metres wide, 1metres high scarp extanding from the base of the standing stone. On the remaining sides there is a low curving bank 1m wide and 0.1metres high. The enclosure is D shaped 16 meters across and up to 11 metress wide. The monument is scheduled.

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