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Muldenieki Sacrificial Hill (probably, a castle mound)

Location
State:
Latvia
Region:
Zemgale
County:
Neretas
Parish:
Neretas
Other references to the location
Hill is overgrown with trees and

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is located in a thick forest, around 300 m from "Muldenieki" home.
Coordinates
lat=56.24465, lon=25.2883
56° 14' 40" N, 25° 17' 17" E
Description

In most cases the hill was deemed a conventional castle mound, a short-term refuge site. Still the name of it - Sacrificial Hill - allows assuming it was used as an ancient cult site.

Narrative

In 2011, by asking the landlady of "Muldenieki" home about the hill, she told that once "a castle had stood" on the hill.

Attraction
Rather difficult to be examined due to thick overgrowth.
Availability
Access by a low-intensity forest road from the side where "Muldenieki" home is located.
Infrastructure, management, facilities
No tourism infrastructure. The stone is located far from any larger settlements. Nearest town - Nereta. Nereta: small shops and sightseeing objects (mainly natural) - secular trees, secular stones, as well as architecture objects. Direction Akniste,
Local info
No information.
Capacity
10 - 40
Publicity
Known
Legal Status
Private
Comments
Indicated on the Aizkraukle district map by 'Jana Seta' (2007).

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