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Berkshire

Sites in this group:

4 posts
Beedon Barrow Round Barrow(s)
1 post
Bill Hill Round Barrow(s)
3 posts
Borough Hill Hillfort
5 posts
Borson Barrows Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
5 posts
Bussock Camp Hillfort
28 posts
Caesar's Camp (Bracknell) Hillfort
7 posts
Cock Marsh Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
13 posts
Combe Gibbet Long Barrow
14 posts
East Garston Ditch Dyke
Fognam Clump Barrow Round Barrow(s)
1 post
Fognam Clump Barrow Round Barrow(s)
9 posts
Fox Barrow Round Barrow(s)
24 posts
Grimsbury Castle Hillfort
5 posts
Heatherwood Hospital Barrow Round Barrow(s)
2 posts
Inkpen Hill Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
48 posts
1 site
Lambourn Sevenbarrows Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
2 posts
Park Place Chambered Tomb
15 posts
Perborough Castle Hillfort
4 posts
Ramsbury Corner Hillfort
4 posts
Robin Hood's Arbour Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork
2 posts
Rowbury Farm Barrow Round Barrow(s)
1 post
Sparsholt Down Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
1 post
Stoke Park Round Barrow(s)
3 posts
Sunningdale Barrow Round Barrow(s)
6 posts
Walbury Hillfort
8 posts
Wash Common Barrow Cemetery Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
1 post
White Brook Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
4 posts
Woolley Downs Barrows Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
Sites of disputed antiquity:
4 posts
Tarry Stone Standing Stone / Menhir

News

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Kingsmead Quarry dig unearths Neolithic settlement - BBC

"Four Neolithic houses found in a Berkshire quarry are thought to make up one of the oldest permanent settlements ever found in England.

Archaeologists unearthed the 5,700-year-old foundations at Kingsmead Quarry, near Windsor."

More here...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-berkshire-21719830
1speed Posted by 1speed
11th March 2013ce

Planned Iron Age town near Reading - BBC report

More "news teasers" from the BBC for Digging for Britain - but looks like the series will be worth watching.

This one covers a planned Iron Age settlement near Reading.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-14555449
mascot Posted by mascot
19th August 2011ce

Water Main Dig Uncovers Bronze Age Settlement


From 'ThisisSlough.com'

A 3,000-year-old hill-top settlement has been discovered during water mains digging.

Pottery and flint have been found alongside burnt bones and storage pits at a site near Taplow. The remains are thought to date back to 850 BC, and are from the late Bronze Age or early Iron Age... continues...
Jane Posted by Jane
21st April 2004ce
Edited 15th February 2006ce

Bronze Age Infant's Skull Unearthed At School Dig


From the Wokingham Times 20.2.03
By Ricky Hindmarsh

A fragment of an infant's skull has been found near pig bones on a primary school playing field in Winnersh earmarked for a housing development. Experts believe the skull could be part of a much wider Bronze Age burial ground... continues...
Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
20th February 2003ce
Edited 15th February 2006ce

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