Great stone graves at Tützpatz

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Great stone graves at Tützpatz
Great stone graves near Tützpatz (Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania)
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Coordinates Tützpatz 1 coordinates: 53 ° 44 ′ 50.2 "  N , 13 ° 7 ′ 58.4"  E , Tützpatz 2
place Tützpatz , Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania , Germany
Emergence 3500 to 2800 BC Chr.

The megalithic graves near Tützpatz are two megalithic graves of the Neolithic funnel cup culture near Tützpatz in the Mecklenburg Lake District ( Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania ).


Grave 1 is located about 2 km north of Tützpatz and about 800 m east of highway 27 in a forest. Grave 2 is about 1 km northeast of Tützpatz and 2.4 km southeast of grave 1 in a field. There are also several burial mounds on the southwestern outskirts of Tützpatz .


Grave 1

Grave 1 is a north-south oriented chamberless giant bed .

Grave 2

Grave 2 has a burial chamber , which is a large dolmen . Nothing is known about the mound or a stone enclosure.


  • Hans-Jürgen Beier : The megalithic, submegalithic and pseudomegalithic buildings as well as the menhirs between the Baltic Sea and the Thuringian Forest. Contributions to the prehistory and early history of Central Europe 1. Wilkau-Haßlau 1991, p. 23.
  • Ewald Schuldt : The Mecklenburg megalithic graves. Research on their architecture and function. VEB Deutscher Verlag der Wissenschaften, Berlin 1972, p. 131.

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