Monument record MYO3531 - Long Barrow Kexby

Summary

Aerial photographs show a trapezoidal shaped enclosure on the south side of Hagg Wood. It measures approximately 30m by 12m, and probably represents the site of a small levelled long barrow of Neolithic date. A small rectilinear enclosure of trapeziform plan and measuring 20m by 10m located to the south-west at SE 681520 is of unknown function but probably associated with the long barrow.

Location

Grid reference Centred SE 6822 5210 (191m by 144m)
Map sheet SE65SE
Civil Parish Kexby, City of York, North Yorkshire
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

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Full Description

NMR Information:

Aerial photographs show a trapezoidal shaped enclosure on the south side of Hagg Wood. It measures approximately 30m by 12m, and probably represents the site of a small levelled long barrow of Neolithic date. A small rectilinear enclosure of trapeziform plan and measuring 20m by 10m located to the south-west at SE 681520 is of unknown function but probably associated with the nearby levelled long barrow. (1)

1 Oblique aerial photograph reference number YAT (PVA 2/6 15) XX-XXX-1979

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Record last edited

Jul 19 2019 11:28AM

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