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D42 Westenes

Type: Passage grave
Size: 16.8 x 4.5 m
Town: Westenes
Location: Schietbaanbos/Stien Camp

Latitude N: 52.795985
Longitude E: 6.870427
Orientation: 55° (90° = E-W)

Folk-name: Stien Camp

First reported 1788 Hottingerkaart (H.J. Versfelt, De Hottinger-atlas van Noord- en Oost-Nederland. 1773-1794)

Lying just outside of Emmen at the edge of a bush overlooking fields near the village of Westenes, D42 is straddled by a large oak tree. It is unique for the three pairs of stones (most have twp pairs or less) that make up the entrance portal.