Monument details

HER Number:1552/1/2
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:Bowl barrow in Lavenham Close, Tytherington

Summary

This Bronze Age Round Barrow is a Scheduled Monument. Examination of the spoil from a home guard trench through a round barrow uncovered a cremation burial with fragmentary pottery.The pottery is probably part of an urn. The site is now encircled by housing development.


Parish:MACCLESFIELD NON PARISH AREA, MACCLESFIELD, CHESHIRE EAST

Monument Types

  • CEMETERY (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 801 BC)
  • CREMATION (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 801 BC)
  • 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 22592: Bowl Barrow In Lavenham Close, Tytherington



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