The Modern Antiquarian. Stone Circles, Ancient Sites, Neolithic Monuments, Ancient Monuments, Prehistoric Sites, Megalithic MysteriesThe Modern Antiquarian

Winterbourne Monkton oval mound

Round Barrow(s)


Details of site on Pastscape

A mound surrounded by an oval ditch 35m x 25m representing a possible Bronze Age round barrow mapped from aerial photographs during recent RCHME survey work. There are two very small ring ditches immediately to the south.
SU 11427184: A mound 18m in diameter, possibly a Bronze Age round barrow, was mapped at 1:10,000 from APs by the Fyfield Down and Overton Down Mapping Project. (1-2)
Air photographs taken in 1997 show that the mound is surrounded by an oval ditch 35m x 25m, with a gap in the S end. Two very small ring ditches 10m and 8m in diameter were recorded immediately to the S. (3)
Chance Posted by Chance
18th July 2015ce

Comments (0)

You must be logged in to add a comment