Brown Low

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Brown Low
Brown Low is located in Greater Manchester
Brown Low
Map showing the location of Brown Low within Greater Manchester.

Brown Low is a bowl barrow most likely dating to the Bronze Age. An earth and stone mound survives east of Marple, Greater Manchester (grid reference SJ98829092). It is listed as a Scheduled Ancient Monument.[1] Excavations have discovered fragments of burnt stones and cremated bones.[1] It is located in private land, just to one side of a public footpath running off Sandy Lane.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "Brown Low". Retrieved 2008-01-05. 
  2. ^ Brown Low (Round Barrow(s)) - The Modern Antequarian

Coordinates: 53°24′54″N 2°01′04″W / 53.414871°N 2.01768°W / 53.414871; -2.01768