Round Cairn on Granny Hill, 420m South East of Loft Howe

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


Hutton Buscel

Parliamentary Constituency

Scarborough and Whitby

Grid Reference

SE951951 (495106, 487624)

WGS84 Coordinates

54.2752, -0.539254

Nearest Postcode

YO13 9QQ

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Bronze Age round barrow or cair on Granny Hill measuring 10 metres in diameter and 1.1 metres high. It previously had a diameter of 15 metres but this has been reduced by forestry ploughing. There is a hollow in the centre caused by past excavation. Adjoining the mound on the south west side is a smaller mound 3 metres across, this is made up of material disturbed from the main mound. Scheduled.

English Heritage

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