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Flower's Barrow (Hillfort) — Images (click to view fullsize)

<b>Flower's Barrow</b>Posted by formicaant formicaant Posted by formicaant
4th June 2017ce

Hambury Tout (Round Barrow(s)) — Images

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4th June 2017ce

Eggardon Hill (Hillfort) — Miscellaneous

The farmers' sons and daughters of the parishes surrounding Eggardon Hill held their annual private picnic on the hill on Whit-Monday, and were joined by a number of friends from a distance. The Askerswell band was in attendance, and dancing commenced shortly after four o'clock. During the evening a great number of persons went on the top of the hill to enjoy the extensive scenery. About six o'clock they all sat down to an excellent tea, and as evening drew on the band played almost without ceasing, and dancing was kept up with great spirit. Through the kindness of the Misses Toleman, of Witherstone, and Misses Wrixton, of King's, there was an abundance of refreshments. The party broke up about 11 o'clock, and left the hill cheering and congratulating each other upon their evening's enjoyment.
Fun on the hill reported in the 20th June edition of the Bridport News, 1868.
Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
25th May 2017ce

The Nine Stones of Winterbourne Abbas (Stone Circle) — Images

<b>The Nine Stones of Winterbourne Abbas</b>Posted by texlahoma texlahoma Posted by texlahoma
19th April 2017ce

Cerne Abbas Giant (Hill Figure) — Images

<b>Cerne Abbas Giant</b>Posted by Rhiannon Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
5th March 2017ce

The Nine Stones of Winterbourne Abbas (Stone Circle) — Images

<b>The Nine Stones of Winterbourne Abbas</b>Posted by thesweetcheat<b>The Nine Stones of Winterbourne Abbas</b>Posted by thesweetcheat<b>The Nine Stones of Winterbourne Abbas</b>Posted by thesweetcheat thesweetcheat Posted by thesweetcheat
2nd March 2017ce

Black Down (Portesham) (Barrow / Cairn Cemetery) — Images

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2nd March 2017ce
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