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Birchen Edge South

Ring Cairn

Nearest Town:Bakewell (7km SW)
OS Ref (GB):   SK281723 / Sheet: 119
Latitude:53° 14' 47.8" N
Longitude:   1° 34' 43.83" W

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This is a probable ring cairn, it is very irregular in shape and it becomes hard to follow the line of the bank in the South. It lies next to a cairn field and old field systems.
The site is tricky to find as the overgrown bank is very low and narrow.
stubob Posted by stubob
8th January 2003ce
Edited 14th March 2008ce