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Abinger Manor Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork
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Albert Road Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Anstiebury Hillfort Hillfort
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Ashtead Common Earthwork Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork
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Barossa Barracks Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Barrowhills Bowl Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Bourne Wood Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Brentmoor Heath Barrows Round Barrow(s)
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Caesar's Camp (Aldershot) Hillfort
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Chobham Common
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Cockadobby Hill Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Crooksbury Common Round Barrow(s)
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Deerleap Wood Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Dry Hill Hillfort
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Flutters Hill Bowl Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Frensham Common Round Barrow(s)
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Godstone Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
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Hascombe Hill Promontory Fort
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Heath Brow Barrows Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
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Hillbury Hillfort
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Holmbury Camp Hillfort
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Hornley Common Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Horsell Common Round Barrow(s)
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Pyrford Stone Standing Stone / Menhir
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Reigate Heath Barrow / Cairn Cemetery
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Skirmishing Hill Earthwork Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork
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Stanwell Cursus Cursus
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Stanwell Enclosure Enclosure
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St Ann's Hill Hillfort
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St Catherine's Hill Sacred Hill
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St George's Hill Hillfort
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St Martha's Hill Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork
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Thursley Common Standing Stone / Menhir
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Tumble Beacon Round Barrow(s)
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Wisley Common Bell Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Wisley Common Bowl Barrow Round Barrow(s)
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Yeoveny Causewayed Enclosure Enclosure (Destroyed)
Sites of disputed antiquity:
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The Negen Stones Standing Stones


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Ancient site hope after airborne scanner used in Surrey archaeological survey near Haslemere may have revealed an ancient hill fort and burial mound.

More here:
scubi63 Posted by scubi63
2nd February 2014ce

Update on North Park Farm

Archaeologists at the mesolithic site have found "more than 1,000 finds ranging from shards to complete axes and entire pots."

More from the BBC here
Hob Posted by Hob
22nd September 2005ce

Mesolithic site found in East Surrey

Sounds great until you hear it was only discovered because someone wants to turn the site into a quarry..

from The Times:

An excavation has turned up flint tools and cooking pots from about 10,000 years ago at a site on the North Downs in Surrey... continues...
Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
25th August 2005ce

Skip yard could drain river and ruin Bronze Age site

A proposed skip yard near Waddon Ponds could drain the River Wandle and destroy the remains of a Bronze Age settlement, a local historian has warned.

Plans to house the storage site on derelict land on the corner of Croydon Road and the Purley Way have outraged local residents and environmentalists... continues...
Jane Posted by Jane
30th August 2003ce

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Stanwell Cursus — News

Heathrow airport expansion "masterplan" opts for runway over cursus

Sadly, the chosen runway location is confirmed to be the option that goes over the only remaining section of cursus.
UncleRob Posted by UncleRob
18th June 2019ce

Hillbury (Hillfort) — Images (click to view fullsize)

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25th March 2018ce

St Ann's Hill (Hillfort) — Images

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25th March 2018ce

Hascombe Hill (Promontory Fort) — Miscellaneous

This pleasingly wooded promontory fort is, according to Surrey Archaeological Society,"a roughly trapezoidal enclosure with the long axis lying north-east/south-west. The position of the earthworks is governed by the shape of the end of the ridge except where their north-eastern leg cuts perpendicularly across the length of the ridge. This north-eastern leg of the ramparts contains the entrance which is set off-centre towards the north-west, and has short out-turned banks on either side".

Details of a 2008/2009 survey undertaken by the Society can be seen online at:
17th January 2018ce

Stanwell Cursus — Links

Robert Grant's stats blog: citizen science, R and the Heathrow Cursus

A blog post I made where I visit the cursus (Feb 2016) and elastic-band my phone to a floor sweeper / magic mop and then bodge together a bit of programming (open source, therefore free) to give a fine measure of the surface of the cursus. A slow way of mapping endangered surfaces, but accessible to all.
UncleRob Posted by UncleRob
8th February 2017ce

Stanwell Cursus — Images

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27th February 2016ce
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