Thesaurus Term/Concept: LONG CAIRN

Identifier 70048
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A rectangular or trapezoidal non-megalithic stony mound of Neolithic date, with human remains in cists rather than a large chamber. Mound construction and associated features vary considerably in type and complexity.

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Context Record
Monument Type MDR6905 Highlow Bank. Round Barrows (Monument)
Monument Type MDR6602 Neolithic long cairn (site of), Whitwell Quarry, Hodthorpe and Belph (Monument)
Monument Type MDR2230 Perry Dale bowl barrow and long barrow, Peak Forest (Monument)