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Mound of Buniškiai with a settlement


The mound is located on a separate hill. The site is oval, elongated in the north-east-southwest direction, 18x9 m in size. On the north-eastern, south-eastern and south-western slopes, 1-1.5 m below the site, is a 2-2.5 m wide terrace. Slopes of the mond are of medium steepness, 11 m high. The mound is surrounded by plows and pits and is overgrown with pines. On the northern and north-western slopes, on an area of 0.5 ha, is a foothill settlement, where rough pottery has been found. The mound dates back to the first millennium.