Bowl Barrow on Canford Heath 730m South East of Alhambra


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Bronze Age

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council (Unitary)

Poole Borough Council



Parliamentary Constituency

Mid Dorset and North Poole

Grid Reference

SE026026 (402585, 96243)

WGS84 Coordinates

50.7652, -1.96334

Nearest Postcode

BH21 3BQ

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Two Bronze Age bowl barrows situated on Canford Heath. One of the barrows has been destroyed by gravel extraction. The other is 12 metres in diameter and 1.2 metres high. The ditch is visible as a depression in the northern and western sides. The surviving barrow is scheduled, the other has been descheduled.

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