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


Naunton Barrow

Round Barrow(s)

Nearest Town:Cheltenham (15km WSW)
OS Ref (GB):   SP10232323 / Sheet: 163
Latitude:51° 54' 25.38" N
Longitude:   1° 51' 4.6" W

Added by CARL

Discussion Topics0 discussions
Start a topic

Show map   (inline Google Map)


Add fieldnotes Add fieldnotes
Visited 5.8.11

I spotted this on the O/S map and as I was in the area I thought –why not'?

Directions: Heading west out of the village of Naunton you soon come to a transmitter mast and a lay by where you can park. Walk a little way back along the road and you will see what remains of the Barrow on the other side of a drystone field wall next to the road.
Not much to see, just a long low mound about 1 metre high and 20 metres long.

If you didn't know it was there you would easily drive right past oblivious to its existence.
Posted by CARL
11th August 2011ce