|Type of record:||Archaeology|
|Name:||Bronze Age round barrow south west of Birtles Hall.|
A round earthen mound lies on top of a natural rise in wooded parkland. It is slightly oval and measures 20 metres x 19 metres and is up to 1m high. 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:||OVER ALDERLEY, 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 22577: Bowl Barrow 230M West-South-West Of Birtles Hall|