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BROMHAM HOUSE

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

Said to have been built by Edward Baynton temp Henry VIII from the ruins of Devizes Castle, the house was destroyed in 1645. Only a fragment survived in 1859, the site occupyed by Bromham House Farm. A rampart of earth called The Battery surrounded the buildings and fishponds named The Moa...

BATH ROAD COMPLEX

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

A cropmark complex near Ufton Nervet. Excavations uncovered a late Iron Age enclosure containing pits and an early Roman enclosure containing buildings; other enclosures were added during the Roman period and the site was occupied up to the 3rd century AD. A villa was supposedly seen on ae...

FURZEY ISLAND

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

Bronze Age depositions, possibly indicative of a settlement, and three phases of Iron Age occupation have been revealed in excavations on Furzey Island. A series of enclosures were constructed during the second century BC. These were re-established during the first century BC, with evidenc...

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

Earthwork features representing ditched enclosures primarily of Late Iron Age and Roman date surveyed and sampled by excavation in 1985-6 in advance of housing development. The Fen Causeway (RR 25) crosses the southwest corner of the field, and most of the earthworks lay on its northern si...

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...

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

Possible Romano-British settlement identified in the area of Lyscombe Farm. Flue and roof tile have been recovered as surface finds and a possible hypocaust has also been recorded. Field investigations in 1977 located slight earthworks of rectangular enclosures in a field to the south of t...

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

Enclosure of uncertain date, possibly a small field enclosure. The surface remains indicative of shell middens and Iron Age pottery have been located in the area.

LUDGERSHALL CASTLE

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

The earthworks at Ludgershall Castle include two contiguous enclosures; the northern enclosure, a ringwork, was a medieval fortification which was later used as a royal residence. It appears that the bank and ditch of the ringwork formed part of a garden feature. The southern enclosure com...

THERFIELD LONG BARROW

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

Neolithic long barrow with Saxon secondary burial and an adjacent section of enclosure ditch probably dating to the early Iron Age

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

An extensive Anglo-Saxon cemetery, featuring both inhumations and cremations,on Lovedon Hill. Initial excavations occurred in the 1920s, but deep ploughing since 1955 has led to further extensive excavations. Between 1955 and 1963 some 500 urned cremations, 2 cremations in cists, and group...