Great Ayton Moor cairn cemetery and earthworks, Great Ayton, Hambleton - North York Moors (NP)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Great Ayton Moor cairn cemetery and earthworks
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1004102
  • Local Planning Authority: North York Moors (NP)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary


  • County: North Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Hambleton
  • Parish: Great Ayton
  • National Park: North York Moors (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Richmond (Yorks)
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Visitor erosion - moderate
  • Trend: Unknown
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Jenny Lee 01904 601933

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England