Long Barrow on Adlestrop Hill

Gloucestershire

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Inhumation
Late Neolithic

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Gloucestershire County Council

District Council

Cotswold District Council

Parish

Adlestrop

Parliamentary Constituency

The Cotswolds

Grid Reference

SE254254 (425366, 228276)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.952, -1.63086

Nearest Postcode

GL56 0ST

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Notes

Earthwork remains of a chambered barrow, probably a Neolithic long barrow, excavations revealed several inhumation burials with possible secondary Late Neolithic/Early Bronze Age inhumations. The earthwork is an oval mound 26m long west south west to east north east up to 16m wide and 0.8m high on the uphill side and 1.5m on the downhill side. Scheduled.

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