Bowl Barrow 375m East of Wick Bottom Barn

Wiltshire

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Bronze Age
Cremation

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council (Unitary)

Wiltshire Council

Parish

Ogbourne St Andrew

Parliamentary Constituency

Devizes

Grid Reference

SE151151 (415098, 173121)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.4564, -1.78268

Nearest Postcode

SN8 1RU

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Notes

A bowl barrow surviving as a low earthwork on Rockley Down. The barrow mound was recorded as being 16 metres across and 1.2 metres high in 1955 and is now 12 metres across and 0.2 metres high. The site may have been excavated by H Cunnington in 1879 producing a crouched inhumation and cremations associated with pottery. Scheduled.

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