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Bartlow Hills

Round Barrow(s)

Bartlow Hills (Round Barrow(s)) by moss Second only to Silbury in being the largest mounds in this country, but unlike Silbury these Romano-British tumuli had treasure inside and a light left burning when they were finally closed up, perhaps to light the way to the underworld.
moss Image Credit: Old Photo circa 1900
Posted by moss
18th September 2012ce
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