First reported 1811-1815 N. Westendorp Over de Hunebedden in Letter- en Oudheidkundige Verhandelingen
D7 sits on a rise at the edge of the bush bordering the heath between Annen and Schipborg. There are numerous grafheuvels (burial mounds) in the immediate area, as well as remains of settlements. It is along an ancient system of trackways. Its folk-name, Holbergien, refers to the hollow it occupies in the rise of land.