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Mound of Druskininkėliai with a settlement


The mound is located on a separate hill without fortifications. Fragments of rough pots, flint, chippings are found at its foot. The site is oval, elongated in a north-south direction, 22x14 m in size, elevated up to 1 m in the middle. On the southern slope, 1.5 m below the site, is a 10 m wide terrace that descends 1.5 m to the south. The slopes are of medium steepness, 10-11 m high. The mound was very devastated by plows and pits. The site is soiled, the slopes are overgrown with pine trees. On the southern slope of the mound, on an area of 0.4 ha, is a foothill settlement, where smooth and rough ceramics have been found.