Barskamp Opferberg (Schieringer Forst)

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Holger Rix on April 30, 2010

Barskamp Opferberg

Round Barrow in Lower Saxony.

This is the 'Opferberg' in the 'Schieringer Forst', close to a very impressive Long Barrow. The translation would be "Sacrifice Hill"

On the top there is a tree with a "face" and you wonder if it talks sometimes.

Most likely this is a Round Barrow, that was used later for cultic rituals.

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