Cross Dyke in Court Plantation, 600m South West of Wiston Barn

West Sussex

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Bronze Age
Cross Dyke

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

West Sussex County Council

District Council

Horsham District Council



Parliamentary Constituency

Arundel and South Downs

Grid Reference

OV153153 (515328, 111391)

WGS84 Coordinates

50.8899, -0.360113

Nearest Postcode

BN44 3DB

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A prehistoric cross dyke with a bank and a ditch on the uphill side. The dyke is 50m long with aditch 4m wide and 0.5m deep, the bank is 6m wide and 0.7m high. At each end the bank fades out above a steep slope. The earthwork remains of this dyke were mapped from historical RAF photographs as part of the English Heritage: South Downs NMP project.

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