Kistvaen near Fox Tor

Record Number: 106707
Kistvaen near Fox Tor, one of several in this area. They are Bronze Age burial chambers, some large enough for a prone body, while other smaller ones would have contained either crouched burials or cremated remains. The word is of Celtic origin, meaning "stone box".

Tags

archaeology
kist
cist
burial

Detail

Le Messurier
Image - Colour Slide
1969
Fox Tor