Tyne and Wear HER(337): Chopwell barrow - Details
Religious Ritual and Funerary
A tree-covered round barrow of earth and stones, 22.45 m in diam, 2.21 m high with what appears to be a surrounding ditch 0.20 m deep and bank, 1.10 m max. width and 0.20 m high.
<< HER 337 >> R. Young, 1980, An Inventory of Barrows in Co. Durham, Transactions Architectectural & Archaeological Society of Durham and Northumberland, New series,Vol. 5, p. 5 no. 6 Ordnance Survey archaeological record cards, ISS, 1978, Probable round barrow - ? surrounding ditch R. Miket, 1984, The Prehistory of Tyne and Wear, p. 10, no. 3