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Experimental Earthwork

Artificial Mound


In 1960, the British Association constructed an experimental earthwork in the vicinity so that patterns of erosion and the behaviour of buried materials could be studied over a known period. So Hey folks, lets be careful with those picnics.

See Jewell, P.A. (ed) (1963) The Experimental Earthwork on Overton Down, Wilts. London: British Association for the Advancement of Science.
RedBrickDream Posted by RedBrickDream
4th September 2002ce
Edited 8th July 2009ce

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