|Type of record:||Archaeology|
|Name:||Eastern bowl barrow at Knights Low|
This Bronze Age Round Barrow is a Scheduled Monument. It is a conical hill about that lies on the sloping valley side in Knightslow Wood.
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|
- 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 22581: Eastern Bowl Barrow At Knights Low|