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Cronk Howe Mooar

Artificial Mound

<b>Cronk Howe Mooar</b>Posted by Captain FlintImage © David J. Radcliffe (www.manxarch.iofm.net)
Nearest Town:Castletown (6km E)
OS Ref (GB):   SC205697 / Sheet: 95
Latitude:54° 5' 29.65" N
Longitude:   4° 44' 42.03" W

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<b>Cronk Howe Mooar</b>Posted by Captain Flint

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According to Timothy Darvill & Blaze O'Connor, an early 20thC excavation showed up zoomorphic carvings on one of the stones from the mound.

The relevant abstract from the proceeedings of the prehistoric society can be found on University College London's website.
Hob Posted by Hob
13th March 2006ce