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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Klecken Langbett Alternative Name: Sprockhoff 675, Salongrab
Country: Germany Land: Lower Saxony, Bremen Type: Long Barrow
Nearest Town: Hamburg  Nearest Village: Klecken
Latitude: 53.345212N  Longitude: 9.940712E
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 28th Aug 2021 - their rating: Cond: 4 Amb: 4 Access: 5 One of the largest megalithic tombs that I have been able to visit so far and, apart from the missing tumulus, an almost perfect long barrow.

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Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by greywether : This is nice. Surrounded by the almost obligatory trees but allowing in a little more light than usual. The cairn edges are very clear as is the form of the chamber. (Vote or comment on this photo)
Long Barrow in Lower Saxony, Bremen

45m Long Barrow with chamber towards N end.
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Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix : Klecken Langbett September 2009 (Vote or comment on this photo)

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix : Klecken Langbett September 2009 My son Tim, 11 month. (Vote or comment on this photo)

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Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix : Klecken Langbett September 2009 (Vote or comment on this photo)

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by Martin_L : Site in 1997. Partly exposed megalithic skeleton of a large longbarrow. (3 comments - Vote or comment on this photo)

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by krautrock : Klecken Langbett September 2009 (2 comments - Vote or comment on this photo)

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Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix

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Klecken Langbett submitted by Martin_L : Standing beside chambered long-barrows northern end looking South. August 2012

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Klecken Langbett submitted by Martin_L : Pole aerial from the East. Showing groundplan of long-barrows chamber and several of the kerb-stones. August 2012

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by Martin_L : Close-up of chambers' northern narrow side. August 2012

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by Martin_L : From the South: remains of long-barrows' chamber which is located in the northern part of this kerbed 48m long barrow. The earthwork is largely eroded/removed, but the chamber still is halfways embedded into remains of it. August 2012

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix : Klecken Langbett September 2009

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Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix

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Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix

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Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix : 100 year old postcard showing the Grave of Klecken.

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Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix : Klecken, Summer 2007.

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Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix : Klecken Langbett 05-2013

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix

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Klecken Langbett submitted by Martin_L : Chambers northern end. September 2012

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by Martin_L : From the South: remains of long-barrows' chamber which is located in the northern part of this kerbed 48m long barrow. The earthwork is largely eroded/removed, but the chamber still is halfways embedded into remains of it. August 2012

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix : Klecken Langbett September 2009

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by krautrock : Holger and his son Tim. Early megalithic lessons for little Timmy. (3 comments)

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by holger_rix : Old Postcard... (1 comment)

Klecken Langbett
Klecken Langbett submitted by CharcoalBurner89 : Information board August 28, 2021

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