Prehistoric cairnfield and associated field system 730 metres ENE of Birkerthwaite, Eskdale, Copeland - Lake District (NP)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Prehistoric cairnfield and associated field system 730m ENE of Birkerthwaite
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1019616
  • Local Planning Authority: Lake District (NP)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Cairn


  • County: Cumbria
  • District / Borough: Copeland
  • Parish: Eskdale
  • National Park: Lake District (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Copeland
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Plant growth
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private