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| Boerger Steingrab 'Vaogelbarg' |
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|Description ||The remains of the over-length passage-graves (typical in the Drenthe/Emsland -area) viewed from the NW. According to Sprockhoff's research the original chamber length was approximately 20m. When he examined the site in 1926 only 5 orthostats (3 in situ) of the south-eastern, one (in situ) of the north-western long-side and one large , but fallen capstone were preserved inside some last remains of the barrow. Another stone in the south-west was interpreted as possible kerbstone of the enclosure.|
 Sprockhoff in: Körner, G. (Ed.), Sprockhoff, E. Atlas der Megalithgräber Deutschlands, Niedersachsen-Westfalen, Rudolf Habelt Verlag GmbH, Bonn 1975, p. 58
 Rothmann, B: www.steinzeugen.de magnificent website covering all sites in Wildeshauser Geest, Emsland and adjacent areas
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