Store Bjergegårdsbakken

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GPS : 55.1187187,14.8246097

Store Bjergegårdsbakken

Store Bjergegårdsbakken (Big Mountain Farm Hill) dates back to the iron age 500 BC . It was first excavated in 1890. It is believed to be part of a larger burial complex.  Apart from burned bones they found buckles, swords, beads, iron keys, and small clay pots in the graves. The oldest graves in the  tomb area  are found toward the north and highest up the hill,  in the surrounding countryside you find a further 14 standing stones and 3 toppled monoliths.

References

http://367ture.dk/site/Kongstubbe/