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Monument record MDR7754 - Round cairn, west of Crookhill Farm, Hope Woodlands

Type and Period (1)

  • (Late Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 3000 BC to 1501 BC)

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Full Description

Cairn situated within an area of enclosed moorland. Cairn consists of a low, grass-covered mound standing within the saddle between the two crags of Crook Hill. Measures 6.5m x 6m and stands 0.5m high. There are minor disturbances to the centre and south side of the monument. The majority remains apparently intact. It is thought to be funerary and Bronze Age in date. (1) Site monitoring has been carried out and site appears not to be under threat. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Scheduling record: English Heritage. 2001. Scheduling Notification: Round Cairn 430m west of Crookhill Farm. 31294. Cat. No.: 490.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Pusey, J (PDNPA). 2009. Scheduled Monument Monitoring Form: Round Cairn.



Grid reference Centred SK 18243 86953 (18m by 20m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3275

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Record last edited

Jun 22 2015 1:24PM

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