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Obadiah's Barrow

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<b>Obadiah's Barrow</b>Posted by EarthstepperImage © Earthstepper
Nearest Town:Newlyn (61km ENE)
OS Ref (GB):   SV887085 / Sheet: 203
Latitude:49° 53' 41.66" N
Longitude:   6° 20' 7.38" W

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<b>Obadiah's Barrow</b>Posted by Earthstepper


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An angled passage of about 16ft leads to the chamber. Two of the six capstones have collapsed leaving the site in a delightfully unrestored state. Excavations revealed a male skeleton, ashes and twelve inverted urns. Earthstepper Posted by Earthstepper
2nd September 2003ce