Double Cross Dyke on Upwaltham Hill

West Sussex

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Cross Dyke
Later Prehistoric

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

West Sussex County Council

District Council

Chichester District Council



Parliamentary Constituency

Arundel and South Downs

Grid Reference

SE951951 (495067, 112670)

WGS84 Coordinates

50.9051, -0.647783

Nearest Postcode

GU28 0LZ

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Two parallel prehistoric cross ridge dykes, with a probable medieval boundary bank. The two ditches are up to 6m wide and 1m deep. These are flanked by banks up to 3m wide and 0.6m high, these run for about 430m across the ridge and gradually dissapear as the slope increases. Scheduled.

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