NGR: SD 2780 7210
NMR: SD27SE 83
SMR: C 2307
Excavation: D.G. Stables, 1991-1994.
Curation: R. Jacobi.
Burials: MNI: 6+
Finds: : Upper Palaeolithic flint artefacts, Late Bronze Age brooch, worked bones and teeth, animal bones.
Date: Unknown (4)
14C: 7160 bp (OxA-8069) on bone point.
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