Sweynes Howse 5

Tomb on Rhossili Down made by people who cleared the land in the neolithic and left many of their tools for us to find

Sweynes Howse 5 – This megalithic chambered tomb on Rhossili Down in Gower, South Wales, was made in the Neolithic period about 6,000 years ago when farming first became widespread and the land was cleared of trees. Tools such as polished stone axes have been found locally.

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