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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...

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...

DANEBURY

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

Iron Age hillfort, with multiple phases of occupation and development from the 7th to 1st century BC with evidence of Bronze Age and pre Bronze Age activity. Finds of a Roman coin and a few sherds of pottery suggest only sporadic visits in the Roman period. The last ditch recutting is of u...

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

Barrow at Rushall Hall. Partial excavation circa 1955 located the bowl of an 18th century clay pipe, pottery fragments and a quantity of bone. Possible early medieval inhumations. Probable Hlaew.

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...

ROUND HILL

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

Probable Saxon round barrow excavated in 1927 and 1961-2. Some later prehistoric flints and Roman potsherds found within the mound. A central pit contained human remains. Next to the pit, standing upright, was a pottery vessel said to be of 7th century date. It seemed unlikely to be intrus...

SILBURY HILL

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

A Late Neolithic flat-topped conical mound which stands to a height of some 37 metres above an encircling quarry ditch. Excavation has occurred on several occasions, beginning with the digging of a shaft from the top in 1776-7, and including an attempt to dig a horizontal tunnel to the cen...

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

Three barrows on Haddon Bank. A Roman or post-Roman quern and possible saxon pottery was found in one of the barrows.

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

A round barrow containing a primary Bronze Age cremation and Roman and Early Medieval burials. Neolithic pottery and Saxon finds of the 7th century, including loomweights and kilns were also recorded.

MOUNT PLEASANT

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

A large henge enclosure, partially extant as an earthwork, located on the southeast side of Dorchester. The site comprises a ditch and outer bank defining an irregular sub-oval area, the enclosure circuit being interrupted by four entrances. The maximum external diameter of the site is aro...