Upper Innisidgen Burial Chamber

Illustration

Jan van der Crabben
by
published on 18 April 2024
Upper Innisidgen Burial Chamber Download Full Size Image

This burial mound is found on the island of St. Mary's in the Isles of Scilly. This cairn is well-preserved with a substantial mound, a stone berk, and an intact inner chamber. Its precise date of construction is still unknown, was likely built during early Bronze Age, circa 2500 to 800 BCE. The site is currently maintained by English Heritage.

Remove Ads
Advertisement
Subscribe to this author

About the Author

Jan van der Crabben
Jan is the Founder and CEO of World History Encyclopedia. He holds an MA War Studies from King's College, and he has worked in the field of history-related digital media since 2006.

Photo Location

This photograph was taken at the following location:

References

World History Encyclopedia is an Amazon Associate and earns a commission on qualifying book purchases.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Crabben, J. v. d. (2024, April 18). Upper Innisidgen Burial Chamber. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/18829/upper-innisidgen-burial-chamber/

Chicago Style

Crabben, Jan van der. "Upper Innisidgen Burial Chamber." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 18, 2024. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/18829/upper-innisidgen-burial-chamber/.

MLA Style

Crabben, Jan van der. "Upper Innisidgen Burial Chamber." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 18 Apr 2024. Web. 19 May 2024.

Membership