|Type of record:||Archaeology|
|Name:||Western bowl barrow at Knights Low|
Scheduled bowl barrow located on a gently sloping valley side in Knightslow Wood. It includes a circular earthen mound 5m in diameter and up to 0.5m 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:||LYME HANDLEY, 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 22582: Western Bowl Barrow At Knights Low|