MONUMENTS PROTECTION PROGRAMME

MONUMENT CLASS DESCRIPTION

BOWL BARROWS

MAY 1988

1 Definition 2 Date 3 General Description 4 Distribution and regional variation
5 Rarity 6 Survival and Potential 7 Associations 8 Characterisation criteria
12 Bibliography 13 Acknowledgements 14 Figures


BOWL BARROWS

Alternative, colloquial, and related terms: Barrow, bowl; Barrow, round; Barrow, round bowl; Burial mound; Cairn circle; Cairn ring; Cairn, round; Howe; Kerb cairn; Knap; Non-megalithic round barrow; Ring-ditch; Rotunda grave; Round barrow; Round barrow, unchambered; Round cairn; Round cairn, unchambered; Tump

Ordnance Survey map term: Tumulus

RCHME Thesaurus Monument Type : Bowl Barrow