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Tim Laurie FSA

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 *****SWAAG_ID***** 545
 Date Entered 06/06/2012
 Updated on 06/06/2012
 Recorded by Stephen Eastmead
 Category Standing Stones / Circles
 Record Type Archaeology
 Site Access Public Access Land
 Record Date 06/06/2012
 Location Mudbeck
 Civil Parish Arkengarthdale
 Brit. National Grid NY 95304 07707
 Altitude 397M
 Record Name Mudbeck West cairn / stone circle
 Record Description This site is approximately 200m nearly due west of the Mudbeck stone circle. It is situated on top of a terminal moraine knoll and is about 12m higher than the Mudbeck circle. At the centre of the feature are a group of 5 stones which could be the remnants of a cairn. Surrounding the cairn there is evidence of a series of stones that may form a stone circle, although the site appears to be slightly ovoid. Approximate size (pacing) appears to be in the order of 25 x 30 metres. There are a number of surrounding features / stones which appears to add to the site's complexity.

The site needs to be further investigated including a GPS survey.
 Additional Notes This new site was found by SWAAG members lead by Shirley Gale
 Image 1 ID 3073         Click image to enlarge
 Image 1 Description Site on top of the knoll
 Image 2 ID 3074         Click image to enlarge
 Image 2 Description 
 Image 3 ID 3075         Click image to enlarge
 Image 3 Description 
 Image 4 ID 3076         Click image to enlarge
 Image 4 Description 
 Image 5 ID 3077         Click image to enlarge
 Image 5 Description 1 = Mudbeck Circle

2 = Mudbeck West Site

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