Monument details

HER Number:791
Type of record:Archaeology
Name:Bowl barrow 160m NE of Moultonbank Farm

Summary

This Bronze Age Barrow is a Scheduled Monument. 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. It was occupied by a water tower until 10-20 years ago.


Parish:MOULTON, VALE ROYAL, CHESHIRE WEST AND CHESTER

Monument Types

  • MOUND (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 801 BC)
  • ROUND BARROW (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 801 BC)
Protected Status:Scheduled Monument 22596: Bowl Barrow 160M North-East Of Moultonbank Farm

Related records

790Related to: Unnamed site in Moulton Parish (Monument)



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