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AGRICULTURE AND SUBSISTENCE > CLEARANCE CAIRN > LINEAR CLEARANCE CAIRN
PREFERRED TERM
LINEAR CLEARANCE CAIRN  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • A long, narrow, irregularly constructed and generally unstructured mound of stones. Normally a by-product of field clearance for agricultural purposes, though prehistoric examples may include burials and other deposits.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/94018
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/eh_tmt2/concepts/94018
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