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Title: Stone pot boilers
Item Name: Heating and Lighting


Two sandstone pot boilers, both burnt red. Excavation: Willerby Wold Long Barrow (TA 029 761), 1958 - 1960. Excavated by Terry Manby in 1958-60, the roughly trapezoidal timber structure had a timber post facade at the east end and was covered with an earth/chalk mound. Radio carbon dated to around 3000BC.

Culture: Neolithic
Materials: sandstone
Measurements: L:9/9.5cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1996.1192.2

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The excavation of Willerby Wold long barrow, East Riding of Yorkshire.
Manby, T.G.