|Type of record:||Archaeology|
|Name:||Yearn's Low Round Barrow|
A Bronze Age round barrow near Yearnslow Farm is a Scheduled Monument. Three field walls meet on top of the mound, which is ploughed down and spread. There are records of roman finds being recovered from a barrow in this area.
Round barrows are a type of burial mound, particularly used in the Bronze Age. Mounds of earth and stone were placed over a burial or cremation. A single barrow could be re-used for several later burials.
|Parish:||RAINOW, MACCLESFIELD, CHESHIRE EAST|
- FUNERARY SITE (Burial site, Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 801 BC)
- MOUND (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 801 BC)
- ROUND BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 801 BC)
|Protected Status:||Scheduled Monument 22567: Yearn's Low Bowl Barrow|
|1607||Related to: Yearn's bowl barrow (Monument)|