Bell Barrow 300m Ene of the Sports Ground: One of a Group of Round Barrows North West of Idmiston Down

Wiltshire

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Bowl Barrow
Bronze Age

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council (Unitary)

Wiltshire Council

Parish

Idmiston

Parliamentary Constituency

Salisbury

Grid Reference

SE218218 (421796, 137082)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.1321, -1.68847

Nearest Postcode

SP4 0JG

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Notes

Two Bronze Age bell barrows on Idmiston Down, listed by Grinsell as Idmiston 10 and Idmiston 11. Excavations in Idmiston 11 recorded Bronze Age pottery which is now in Salisbury Museum. Colt Hoare shows three other barrows within the vicinity. Field investigations in 1970 found the barrows surviving as earthworks between 1.8m and 2.7 metres in height. The remains of a possible bowl barrow, 0.2 metres high was also recorded.

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