Bowl Barrow 350m North East of Compton Farm

Isle of Wight

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Tagged With

Bronze Age

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council (Unitary)

Isle of Wight Council

Parish

Freshwater

Parliamentary Constituency

Isle of Wight

Grid Reference

SE378378 (437796, 85360)

WGS84 Coordinates

50.6661, -1.46514

Nearest Postcode

PO30 4HF

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Notes

Bowl Barrow 350 metres north east of Compton Farm. Situated on a chalk ridge known as Compton Down. The Barrow measures 17 metres in diameter and 2.5 metres in height surrounded by a ditch up to 2.5 metres wide with a depth of 1.5 metres. Scheduled.Two further possible barrows can be seen immediately to the east of this barrow on aerial photographs taken by English Heritage in 2003.

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