Wakebarrow Pot (Whitbarrow Bone Cave), Crosthwaite and Lyth, Cumbria

NGR: SD 4473 8694

NMR: SD48NW 18

SMR: 05331

NCI: 2124

Excavation: Bishop Auckland Caving Club, 1982.

Curation: -

Burials: MNI: 1+

Finds: : Animal bones.

Date: Unknown (5)

14C: -


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Lancaster University Archaeological Unit (1999) Hampsfield Allotment, Whitbarrow and Brigsteer Woods, Cumbria: Archaeological Assessment Report. LUAU, Lancaster.

Spencer, B. (1984) Success for Bishop Auckland Club on Whitbarrow Fell. Descent 60: 16-17.

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