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Swell Hill Farm

Round Barrow(s)

Nearest Town:Chipping Norton (16km ENE)
OS Ref (GB):   SP150266 / Sheet: 163
Latitude:51° 56' 13.96" N
Longitude:   1° 46' 54.43" W

Added by CARL


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Visited 13.8.11

I saw this marked on the O/S map so just had to visit.

The Barrow is situated in a wood on the south side of a minor road to the west of Stow - On - The – Wold.

The Barrow is completely overgrown with trees / bushes and head height brambles. It was impossible to get close to the Barrow or make out any features. It is literally now a large mound of brambles amongst dense undergrowth near the road.
It would be easy to miss it completely unless you were looking for it.

Definitely not worth a battle with the undergrowth for!
Posted by CARL
16th August 2011ce