The Barrows by Skærup

In 1992, when a new stretch of motor way was to be built from the Little Belt Bridge to E45, a large ploughed up grave mound was found near the village of Tårup. As it turned out, the grave mound was a 3400 year old bronze age mound built on top of an ancient stone age mound.   

For traffic reasons, the mound had to be moved and now sits at Skærup pull-in East.  During reconstruction, the mound was split up into two parts and are seen as such today.   

Read more about pre-historic memories at the displayed posters next to the grave mounds.     

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Gravhøjene ved Skærup
7100 Vejle

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    • freely available
  • City / Area

    • Børkop
  • General facilities

    • coach/truck parking
    • dogs allowed
    • Restaurant/Cafe
  • Other services

    • convenience store
  • Price level

    • free
  • Season

    • open all year round

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    Longtitude : 9.5654535999
    Latitude : 55.6396916