|Type of record:||Archaeology|
|Name:||Bowl barrow at Ox Close|
Scheduled Bronze Age bowl barrow located in Ox Close at the south-west side of a ridge crest just below the summit. It includes a slightly oval earthen mound up to 1.5m high with maximum dimension of 16m by 15m. It has been spread by infrequent ploughing.
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|
- BOWL BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 801 BC)
- ROUND BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 801 BC)
|Protected Status:||Scheduled Monument 1007393: Bowl Barrow At Ox Close|