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Viewing website implies consent to set cookies on your computer. Full details Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group
Registered Charitable Incorporated Organisation Number 1155775
SWAAG Honorary President:
Tim Laurie FSA

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 *****SWAAG_ID***** 94
 Date Entered 12/01/2011
 Updated on 12/01/2011
 Recorded by Tim Laurie
 Category Burnt Mound
 Record Type Archaeology
 Site Access Not known
 Location Strands Gill
 Civil Parish Holwick
 Brit. National Grid NY 902 267
 Altitude 358m
 Record Name Burnt Mounds surveyed by Tim Laurie
 Record Description Both sites at Strands Gillare on the west bank of Black Mea Sike. Site 1 has been partially excavated (Coggins1986, figure nos 15,16 and page 119) as a round cairn. Finds included a broken polished group 6 axe and flints. Site 2 is low and turf covered.
 Dimensions Medium, high and Medium, low
 Additional Notes Dimensions. Size: Small <6m, Medium 6m-9m, Large 10m-15m, Extra large >15m. Height: Low <0.5m, Average 0.5-1.0m, High >1.0m.
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