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6,000-year-old burial mound in Czech Republic may be one of earliest funeral monuments ever found in Europe

The burial mound, known as a barrow, is roughly 620 feet (190 m) long — nearly twice the length of an American football field — about 50 feet (15 m) across at its widest point, and oriented along a northeast-to-southwest axis, according to a translated statement from the University of Hradec Králové (UHK).

Posted by Hicham ALAOUI RIZQ on 03 Jul, 2024

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The burial mound, known as a barrow, is roughly 620 feet (190 m) long — nearly twice the length of an American football field — about 50 feet (15 m) across at its widest point, and oriented along a northeast-to-southwest axis, according to a translated statement from the University of Hradec Králové (UHK).

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