Round Barrow on Newton Mulgrave Moor, 620m East of Stang Howe

North Yorkshire

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Bronze Age

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

North Yorkshire County Council

District Council

Scarborough Borough Council

Parish

Newton Mulgrave

Parliamentary Constituency

Scarborough and Whitby

Grid Reference

SE770770 (476987, 513773)

WGS84 Coordinates

54.5133, -0.810695

Nearest Postcode

TS13 5EQ

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Notes

Three Bronze Age round barrows situated on Newton Mulgrave Moor, at the north edge of the North York Moors. The first barrow at NZ 76991377 is the westernmost of the three and has an earth and stone mound which measures 13 metres in diameter and stands up to 1.3 metres high. In the centre of the mound there is a hollow caused by excavations in the past. The second barrow lies 150 metres to the east of the first at NZ 77131381. It has an earth and stone mound which measures 17 metres in diameter and stands up to 1.9 metres high. It was originally surrounded by a ditch which has become filled in over the years and is no longer visible as an earthwork, except along the south west edge of the mound. In the centre of the mound there is a hollow caused by excavations in the past. The third barrow lies 120 metres north east of the second barrow and 230 metres north east of the first barrow at NZ 77171389. The barrow has an earth and stone mound which measures 15 metres in diameter and stands up to 1.6 metres high. In the centre of the mound there is a hollow caused by excavations in the past. The north west edge of the mound has been clipped by a vehicle track, now disused. Scheduled.

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