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Bowes Barrows

Round Barrow(s)

Nearest Town:Barnard Castle (7km NE)
OS Ref (GB):   NY98641331 / Sheet: 92
Latitude:54° 30' 53.67" N
Longitude:   2° 1' 15.64" W

Added by CARL

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Visited 4.8.16

Immediately west of Bowes Castle (E.H. site)

The O/S map shows 4 barrows. They can be observed as slight 'bumps' in a grass field.

The village of Bowes is small but very pretty. The nearby castle is worth a look and the church also looks interesting. Unfortunately it was locked on my visit.
Posted by CARL
7th August 2016ce