Penwith - JHLPHOTOGRAPHY

Ballowall Barrow, St Just, Penwith, Cornwall - April 03, 1989

n a spectacular cliff-edge position, this unique Bronze Age tomb had a long and complex history as a sacred site. The barrow was excavated (and radically altered) in 1878 by Cornish antiquarian William Borlase. It is now in the care of English Heritage.

BALLOWALLBALLOWALL BARROWBRONZE AGESt JUSTST JUST IN PENWITHPENWITHPENWITH DISTRICTCORNWALLKERNOWUKunited kingdomENGLISH HERITAGE1989www.jhluxton.comjohn h. luxton photographyhistoric siteWEST COUNTRYENGLANDCOASTCORNISH COAST