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|Description ||Pole aerial view from the East. |
Sprockhoff identified 4 orthostats and one capstone . He mentioned a total number of eight preserved megaliths + fragments. The structure was already destroyed when Wächter examined it , . Despite this damages Sprockhoff assumed the original ground-plan could be clarified by an excavation.
Sitename: Hoststeine, Sprockhoff 899, Kalkriese Großsteingrab
Visit report February 2011: Heavily overgrown with nice robinia and bushes. The chamber probably was oriented approx. East-West. Two stones possibly are orthostats of the Southern long-side almost in situ. One fallen stone near the assumed western end appears to be a capstone. The other megaliths are more difficult to attribute as smaller capstones and large orthostats usually have similar sizes.
Sprockhoff, Schwieger 1926 in: Körner, G. (Ed.), Sprockhoff, E. Atlas der Megalithgräber Deutschlands, Teil 3 "Niedersachsen-Westfalen", Habelt, Bonn, 1975
 Wächter, J.K., Statistik der im Königreich Hannover vorhandenen heidnischen Denkmäler, Hannover 1841
 Müller, J.H., Vorchristliche Denkmäler der Landdrosteibezirke Lüneburg und Osnabrück und im Königreiche Hannover. Zeitschr. des hist. Vereins für Niedersachen, 1864
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