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Nanny’s Grave, Steeton, West Yorkshire

Tomb:  OS Grid Reference – SE 022 448 Archaeology & History Until we’ve isolated this site, it’s difficult to suggest an age for it.  It’s an all-but forgotten grave of some sort, last mentioned by John Clough (1886) in his … Continue reading

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Mill Hill, Eastburn, Driffield, East Yorkshire

Tumulus:  OS Grid Reference – SE 987 553 Also Known as: Barrow no.268 (Mortimer) Archaeology & History Once located on the south side of the stream between the ‘lost’ village of Eastburn and the cottages at Battleburn, this burial mound … Continue reading

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Currer Woods Stone, Steeton, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0251 4384 Getting Here On the opposite side of the road (B6265) from Airedale General Hospital, Steeton, you’ll notice a footpath going up the field into some woods.  Go up here.  Once you … Continue reading

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The Kirk, Steeton, West Yorkshire

Legendary Rocks:  OS Grid Reference – SE 041 439 Also known as: Garlic Kirk This is a stupendous site!  It looks like some of this may have been quarried, a long time ago, but it also seems that nothing at all … Continue reading

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