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COP HILL BARROW

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

Bowl barrow containing a Bronze Age primary inhumation and intrusive Early Medieval inhumations and cremation, some with grave goods, excavated in 1937. Palaeolithic handaxe, Neolithic axe and Romano-British pottery also recovered from the mound. farley (1992) has re-examined the records o...

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

Bronze Age bowl barrow, listed by Grinsell as Wilsford 40, and part of the Lake Group of barrows recorded as SU 14 SW 51. Excavated in the early 19th century by Colt Hoare, who found a primary interment of a child in a large deep grave, accompanied by a drinking cup, presumably a Beaker. T...

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

A long barrow, now nearly ploughed down, covered a burial chamber complex; a palisade which may have been a retaining wall or a mortuary enclosure. A round barrow over the west end contained cremations, inhumations and beaker pottery.

COP HILL BARROW

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

Bowl barrow containing a Bronze Age primary inhumation and intrusive Early Medieval inhumations and cremation, some with grave goods, excavated in 1937. Palaeolithic handaxe, Neolithic axe and Romano-British pottery also recovered from the mound. farley (1992) has re-examined the records o...

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

Round barrow on Middleton Common; appears to be of Bronze Age origin, with Saxon secondary interments; a Neolithic arrowhead was found while ploughing over the barrow mound

WEST KENNET LONG BARROW

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

Stone chambered Neolithic long barrow excavated in 1859 and 1955-6. The chambers contained both disarticulated inhumations and cremations and Neolithic and also some Beaker pottery. The barrow is extant as a earthwork mound 100 metres long and trapezoidal in shape. The side ditches have be...

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

Two Bronze Age round barrows, one contained a primary cremation, other finds included pottery and flint flakes. The other contained a primary inhumation, it was later used as an Iron Age square barrow containing an inhumation.

AMESBURY 71

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

A bowl barrow listed by Grinsell and others as Amesbury 71. It was excavated in 1961, when it was extant as a large mound 100 feet in diameter and 8 feet high. The excavation revealed a complex structural sequence, and the phasing offered by the excavator is not completely convincing throu...

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

A Neolithic chambered round barrow on Whiteleaf Hill, excavated by Sir Lindsay Scott 1934-9. Prior to excavation, the site appeared as a kidney-shaped mound surrounded by a roughly circular ditch. Scotts section showed the ditch to be 6 feet 6 inches wide and 3 feet deep. The barrow mound...

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

A Bronze Age bowl barrow, listed by Grinsell as Winterbourne Stoke 8, and part of the Winterbourne Stoke Crossroads barrow group recorded as SU 14 SW 35. Excavated in the early 19th century by Colt Hoare, who found a primary burial deposit comprising two inhumations. Associated grave goods...