The receptions of megaliths in Kreis Demmin

 

 

note about table

No. Location Later prehistoric receptions Historic and modern receptions References, sources
752 (Alt) Plestlin
4580660/5979060
  protected Ortsakte
753 4580660/5979060   protected Ortsakte
754 4581100/5979460   protected, since 1971 with sign Ortsakte
755 4580640/5979280   protected Ortsakte
756 Alt Tellin   "Der Hohe Stein", "Hexenstein" Ortsakte unsatisfactory; Sprockhoff 563
757 Damerow
4581640/5987030
cup-marks on cap-stone (37) perhaps painted by Friedrich in Hünengrab im Herbst (c. 1820) and Hünengrab im Schnee (1807); protected since 1957; excavated and restored by Schuldt in 1968 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff, p. 81f. (Grab II); BMJ 1970, 91-101; P.Herfert (28.8.96 pers. comm.)
758 4581670/5987030 cup-marks? damaged by stone-robbers; protected since 1957; excavated and restored by Schuldt in 1968 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff, p. 81f. (Grab I); BMJ 1970, 101-110
758a Demzin
4552160/5949940
cup-marks on cap-stone (107); in neighbourhood: 60m NE: Slavic pottery directly at parish border; robbed (?); discovered in 1972; protected Ortsakte
759-764
=780-785
Düvier     in Ortsakte not recorded; U.Schoknecht (18.9.96 pers. comm.)
765 Ganschendorf
4570470/5964920
  protected Ortsakte
766 Görmin     in Ortsakte not recorded
767 Groß Zastrow
4584120/5988080
cup-marks on cap-stone (19); later finds: chamber contained stones, flint material, 19th century pottery, broken tiles etc. all robbed shortly after 1800; protected; excavated and restored by Hollnagel in 1968; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 540; BMJ 1970, 159-166
768 4583320/5988660   protected; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 541; BMJ 1970, 166-174
769 4583370/5988700 cup-marks on cap-stone (c. 32); later finds: late Slavic and 19th century pottery, broken bricks, etc. excavated and restored by Hollnagel in 1968; protected; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 542
770 4582630/5989000   protected; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 543
771 4582780/5987340 cup-marks on cap-stone (3) protected; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 544
772 4582880/5987140   protected; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte
773 4583170/5986960   damaged by stone-robbers; protected; excavated by Nagel in 1982; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; BMJ 1984, 7-20: unfinished grave
774 Kruckow
4578920/5974960
  damaged through road; protected since 1957; debris deposition place; excavated and restored by Hollnagel in 1969 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 562; BMJ 1970, 175-191
775 4579920/5975340   protected since 1957 Ortsakte
776 4580200/5975250   protected since 1957 Ortsakte
777 Metschow     in Ortsakte not recorded
778 Mühlenkamp
4577210/5985690
directly near one a Rillenstein (grooved stone) protected Ortsakte; U.Schoknecht (18.9.96 pers. comm.): both tumuli
779 4577360/5985830   protected Ortsakte
780 Nielitz   all robbed during first half 19th century, and in 1920/21 badly destroyed by stone-robbers; protected; excavated by Nagel in 1975, afterwards removed from the field Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 517; BMJ 1976, 7-12
781     protected; excavated by Nagel in 1975, removed from the field Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 518; BMJ 1976, 13f.
782     protected Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 519
783     protected; excavated by Nagel in 1975, afterwards removed from the field Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 520; BMJ 1974, 15-21
784     protected Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 521
785 4572400/5989100   protected Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 522
786 Passow
4581360/5984360
  "Klingenstein"; cap-stone broken up; protected; restored in 1964 by enthusiastic amateurs Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 547
787-790 Pensin   all mapped by antiquarian Hagenow Ortsakte unsatisfactory; Greifsw.-Strals. Jb. 1961, 12f.
791 Pentz     in Ortsakte not recorded
792 Pustow
4580750/5988610
pre-Roman Iron Age secondary burial protected since 1957; excavated and restored by Schuldt in 1968; all geometrically significant (Kruse 1997); visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 534 (map incorrect?); BMJ 1970, 80-84
793 4580860/5988600   protected since 1957 Ortsakte; BMJ 1970, 88
794 c.4580920/5988600   robbed; protected since 1957; excavated by Schuldt in 1968; visited (1.8.95): not found Ortsakte; BMJ 1970, 85-87
795 c.4581120/5988470   cap-stones removed; protected since 1957; near the chapel in the former manor park Ortsakte; BMJ 1970, 88
796 4581600/5988420 cup-mark on cap-stone (1); in neighbourhood: 450m SE: see 797 protected since 1957; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 535; BMJ 1970, 88
797 4581770/5988460 in neighbourhood: 400m SE: cup-marked stone cap-stone broken up; protected since 1957; visited (1.8.95): not found Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 536
798 4582070/5988700   robbed; damaged by stone-robbers; protected since 1957; excavated by Schuldt in 1968; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 537; BMJ 1970, 70-80
799 4582420/5988900 cup-marks protected since 1957; excavated by Schuldt in 1968 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 538; BMJ 1970, 67-70
800 4581300/5988200   stones lowered into the ground; protected since 1957; excavated by E.Beltz in 1969 Ortsakte; BMJ 1970, 87
801 4581310/5988260   protected since 1957 Ortsakte; BMJ 1970, 88
802 4581200/5988200   badly damaged by stone-robbers; protected since 1957 Ortsakte; BMJ 1970, 88
803 4581950/5987020   badly destroyed; protected since 1957 Ortsakte; BMJ 1970, 88f.
804 Quitzerow
4574310/5977420
later finds: Medieval pottery Fritz Richter-Elsner 1924: "a shudder from time immemorial", stones used for building the Ulanendenkmal in Demmin (visited 1.8.95) Ortsakte; J. of Europ. Archaeol. 1996, 134-137
805-812     all mapped by antiquarian Hagenow Ortsakte unsatisfactory; Greifsw.-Strals. Jb. 1961, 12f.
813 Rustow   excavated by Hagenow in 1826 in Ortsakte not recorded; Baier 1904, 25-27
814 Sassen
4578760/5987420
cup-marks on cap-stone (7) damaged by stone-robbers; excavated by Schuldt in 1968; four protected Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 527; BMJ 1970, 26-30
815 4579040/5987270 cup-marks on 2 cap-stones (18, 44) excavated by Schuldt in 1968 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 528; BMJ 1970, 31-45
816 4579010/5987160     Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 529
817 4579020/5987220   excavated and restored by Schuldt in 1968 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 530; BMJ 1970, 19-26
818 4579120/5987200     Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 531 (map incorrect?)
819 4579360/5989060   excavated and restored by Schuldt in 1968; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 532; BMJ 1970, 57-62
820 4579360/5988910 cup-marks on cap-stone (6) excavated and restored by Schuldt in 1968; visited (1.8.95) Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 533; BMJ 1970, 45-57
821-824       in Ortsakte only 7 recorded
825-826
828-833
Schwinge     in Ortsakte not recorded
827   excavated by antiquarian Hagenow in 1824, with drawing in Ortsakte not recorded; Sprockhoff 546; Baier 1904, 28f., plate VI
833a Sophienhof
4579070/5978730
nearby cup-marked stone protected since 1969, with sign Ortsakten Plestlin + Sophienhof
833b 4578100/5978940 2 further cup-marked stones in municipality protected since 1970, with sign Ortsakten Plestlin + Sophienhof
833c 4578730/5979050   protected since 1970, with sign Ortsakten Plestlin + Sophienhof
834 Strehlow
4574500/5967340
  protected since 1960 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 564
835 c.4575700/5967250   protected since 1960 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 565
836 next to 835   protected since 1960 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 566
837 next to 835   protected since 1960 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 567
838 next to 835   protected since 1960 Ortsakte
839-842 Trantow     in Ortsakte not recorded
843-844 Treuen     in Ortsakte not recorded; one a tumulus?
845 Trissow     in Ortsakte not recorded
846 Upost
4561960/5973280
  cap-stone broken up; protected since 1958; excavated and restored by Schuldt in 1968 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 396; BMJ 1969, 95-109
847 Vanselow
4577310/5972060
in neighbourhood: 500m NW: pot, Slavic millstone protected since 1966 (?); 847+848: 'disfigured by refuse of all kinds and not reminding of a cultural place' (1986) Ortsakte
848 4577340/5972065 cup-marks on cap-stone protected since 1966 (?); see 847 Ortsakte
849 4577250/5972230   protected since 1966 (?); illegally removed for field melioration (?) before 1986 Ortsakte
850 Verchen     Ortsakte unsatisfactory
851 Vorbein secondary burial of unknown age cap-stones broken up, excavated by Hagenow in 1824, with drawing in Ortsakte not recorded; Baier 1904, 27f., plate IV; Sprockhoff 545
852-855       in Ortsakte not recorded
856 Wolkow cup-marked stone in municipality   in Ortsakte not recorded
857 Wüstenfelde
4574080/5979300
  both investigated by Boenigk in c.1884, sketched by Hagenow, and now removed Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 568; Greifsw.-Strals. Jb. 1961, 14f.
858 directly next to 857   as 857 Ortsakte; Sprockhoff 569
859     sketched by Hagenow in Ortsakte not recorded; Greifsw.-Strals. Jb. 1961, 15f.
860-864 Zarrenthin     in Ortsakte not recorded
865-871 Zeitlow   one sketched by Hagenow; some damaged by stone-robbers Ortsakte unsatisfactory; Greifsw.-Strals. Jb. 1961, 16f.
872 Zemmin
4581640/5978450
  protected since 1969 Ortsakte

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