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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Bronze Age round barrow surviving as an earthwork. Beaker burial; cremation. Suggested Neolithic/Iron Age pottery.

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Benedictine nunnery, founded before 1163, dissolved circa 1539, it was already partly ruinous in the 15th century. A stretch of wall in an outbuilding may be from the priory. Romano-British pottery.

THE WARRIOR BARROWS

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Two Bronze Age bell barrows known locally and in early archaeological publications as The Warrior Mounds or The Warrior Barrows. The barrow mounds both survive as upstanding stone and earth mounds measuring 23 metres in diameter and standing up to 2.5 metres high. The mounds were originall...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The earthwork remains of a probable Iron Age hillfort. It has been suggested that this monument may have Dark Age or Early Medieval modifications suggesting a settlement. This argument has been based on the strategic relationship between the Early Medieval dyke (the Bichamditch) and this s...

MAIDEN CASTLE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Multi-phase site including the earthwork remains of a multi-phase multivallate Iron Age hillfort, which overlies a Neolithic causewayed enclosure. A Neolithic bank barrow, which post-dates the causewayed enclosure, is extant as an earthwork. A late Roman temple, uncovered by excavation, is...

CYNWIT CASTLE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Earthwork remains of an Iron Age univallate hillfort; excavation uncovered evidence for a possible Roman reoccupation of the site; Neolithic/Bronze Age pottery has also been found on this site.

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Iron Age and Romano-British settlement and field system identified on West Down. Finds including pottery, animal bone and daub have been recovered. An Anglo-Saxon shield boss and a spear indicating a possible inhumation were found in 1931 in Testcombe gravel pit. Other finds included a swo...

CYNWIT CASTLE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Earthwork remains of an Iron Age univallate hillfort; excavation uncovered evidence for a possible Roman reoccupation of the site; Neolithic/Bronze Age pottery has also been found on this site.

HOLBOROUGH KNOB

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Site of a Roman barrow with prehistoric origins discovered circa 1596 and excavated in 1844 and 1954. Finds include prehistoric pottery sherds, inhumations, cremations, amphorae, iron nails, a wooden and a lead coffin, a sella castrensis, a wooden bier and a Roman coin. The burials date fr...

THE MOUNT

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Mound, probably a 6th century barrow containing Saxon inhumations with grave goods including brooch, spearhead, Roman pottery and a 6th century glass vessel.