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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' Alternative Name: Sprockhoff 860, Groß Berßen VIII, Groß Berßen 8, Königsgrab
Country: Germany Land: Lower Saxony, Bremen Type: Passage Grave
 Nearest Village: Groß Berßen
Latitude: 52.782167N  Longitude: 7.516167E
Condition:
5Perfect
4Almost Perfect
3Reasonable but with some damage
2Ruined but still recognisable as an ancient site
1Pretty much destroyed, possibly visible as crop marks
0No data.
-1Completely destroyed
4 Ambience:
5Superb
4Good
3Ordinary
2Not Good
1Awful
0No data.
4 Access:
5Can be driven to, probably with disabled access
4Short walk on a footpath
3Requiring a bit more of a walk
2A long walk
1In the middle of nowhere, a nightmare to find
0No data.
5 Accuracy:
5co-ordinates taken by GPS or official recorded co-ordinates
4co-ordinates scaled from a detailed map
3co-ordinates scaled from a bad map
2co-ordinates of the nearest village
1co-ordinates of the nearest town
0no data
5

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CharcoalBurner89 visited on 30th Apr 2022 - their rating: Cond: 4 Amb: 4 Access: 4 Wonderful megalithic tomb, but the name is bigger than the tomb itself.

SolarMegalith visited on 1st Aug 2007 - their rating: Cond: 3 Amb: 4 Access: 4

johnstone visited on 19th Apr 2005 - their rating: Cond: 4 Amb: 4 Access: 5

fornjotr Martin_L DrewParsons have visited here

Average ratings for this site from all visit loggers: Condition: 3.67 Ambience: 4 Access: 4.33

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by Martin_L : The large passage grave viewed from the Southwest showing western and central part with lateral passage and remains of the enclosure. The earthwork is largely removed. 2008 (Vote or comment on this photo)
Chambered Tomb in Lower Saxony, Bremen
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Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by SolarMegalith : Königsgrab (Sprockhoff 860) - view from the South (photo taken on August 2007). (Vote or comment on this photo)

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by holger_rix : Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' On a sunny day in 07/2012 (Vote or comment on this photo)

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by SolarMegalith : Königsgrab (Sprockhoff 860) - almost 25 m long passage grave (photo taken on August 2007). (Vote or comment on this photo)

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by holger_rix : Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' On a sunny day in 07/2012 (Vote or comment on this photo)

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by RunaStera : The Koenigsgrab (King's Grave) in Gross-Berssen county of Emsland. It is 24m long and 12m wide. All stones of the chamber are preserved, only some stones from the embracing are missing. The megalithic grave lies in a field of nine graves at 52° 46.93 N 7° 30.97 E and its direction is 266° W/E. (1 comment)

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by Martin_L : Part of passage and entrance. A remaining passage capstone slipped of its orthostats as a result of historic destruction attempts. Passage and chamber are more than halfways filled with sand. 2008

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by DrewParsons : Another view of this pleasant site located in the woods.

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by DrewParsons : This nice chambered tomb is located on the Hunenweg walkway a short distance along the trail into the woods from Gross Berssen 7

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by SolarMegalith : Koenigsgrab (number 860 by Sprockhoff) - view from the south-west. (July 2008)

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by madcat : (6 comments)

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by holger_rix : Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' On a sunny day in 07/2012

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by holger_rix

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by holger_rix

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by holger_rix

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by holger_rix

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by holger_rix

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by DrewParsons : Photographed in late September 2009

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by CharcoalBurner89 : April 30, 2022

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by ShamrockStone : Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'. Site in Lower Saxony, Germany.

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by ShamrockStone

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by CharcoalBurner89 : April 30, 2022

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by johnstone : Reconstruction and ground-plan (1926), Picture credits: Sprockhoff, Atlas der Megalithgräber Deutschlands, Teil 3: Niedersachsen (1975)

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by johnstone : Side view (1926), Picture credits: Sprockhoff, Atlas der Megalithgräber Deutschlands, Teil 3: Niedersachsen (1975)

Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab'
Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' submitted by holger_rix : Gross Berssen Steingrab 8 'Koenigsgrab' Public Info

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