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WOR BARROW

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

Neolithic long barrow located near the crest of Oakley Down, orientated roughly northwest-southeast. Listed by RCHME as Sixpenny Handley 29 and by Grinsell as Handley I. Excavated totally by Pitt Rivers in 1893-4, prior to excavation it comprised a mound 150 feet long, 75 feet wide and 12...

SALES LOT LONG BARROW

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

Neolithic chambered long barrow excavated 1963-4 when the remains of 18 skeletons and a crouched inhumation were recovered. Remains suggesting an earlier Neolithic settlement were also found and a Beaker burial and Roman pottery.

LIFFS LOW

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

A Neolithic round cairn initially excavated in 1843 by Bateman, who discovered a central sub-rectangular cist containing a crouched adult inhumation with antler macehead, a unique decorated pottery vessel, 2 edge-polished flint axes plus flint lozenge arrowheads, spearheads, a knife, a ser...

WAYLANDS SMITHY

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

A two-phase Neolithic tomb near the north scarp of the downs, above the Vale of White Horse. Still extant as a (partly restored) earth and stone structure, the tomb has been excavated on two occasions, the first in 1919-20. More extensive and better recorded excavations were undertaken in...