Bowl Barrow on Knowle Hill, 630m North East of St Peter's Church

Dorset

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Bronze Age
Burial

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Dorset County Council

District Council

Purbeck District Council

Parish

Church Knowle

Parliamentary Constituency

South Dorset

Grid Reference

SJ946946 (394574, 82328)

WGS84 Coordinates

50.64, -2.07674

Nearest Postcode

BH20 5DS

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Notes

Two bowl barrows situated at the eastern end of Knowle Hill. The barrows have mounds of earth, flint and chalk, and are surrounded by quarry ditches which remain visible as earthworks. Excavated in 1861 by JH Austen.

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