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Monkton Farleigh

Round Barrow(s)


Details of Barrow on Pastscape

[ST 8084 6638] TUMULUS [OE]. (1)
A bowl barrow, at Kingsdown Plantation, 25 paces in diameter and 2 1/2 feet high (2) on arable converted to grass, 1951. It is mentioned in a report on the Roman road (RR 53) by Hoare, in 1819, as a barrow 'not very high but of considerable circumference'. (2-3)
This is a bowl barrow 0.8m high. Surveyed at 1/2500. (4)
Chance Posted by Chance
12th October 2012ce

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