- Siward's Howe
Siward's Howe, also known as Heslington Hill, is a terminal moraine located in
York. It is fabled for its imposing water tower, rumours of pagan ritestaking place on it, and Siward himself, the Danish warrior romanticised in Macbeth, rumoured to be buried beneath the hill.
It is the contemporary site of much of the
campusof the University of York.
* [http://yorkstudentsfirst.iainlindley.com/folklore/siwardtower.html Information about the water tower on Siward's Howe]
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