Normanton Down Barrows, Stonehenge, Wiltshire

Normanton Down Barrows, Stonehenge, Wiltshire
Photograph taken 9th January 2000 © Historic England Archive ref: NMR 18663/19

A barrow cemetery on Normanton Down. It contains Bronze Age round barrows of several types. They can be seen clearly in the image. Aerial photographs taken in winter often show up different features of a monument.

Location

Wiltshire Stonehenge

Period

Prehistoric (to AD42)

Tags

aerial view archaeology barrow burial death religion faith