Three Bowl Barrows on Fawley Down, 580m West of Cheesefoot Head


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Bowl Barrow

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Hampshire County Council

District Council

Winchester City Council



Parliamentary Constituency

Meon Valley

Grid Reference

SE525525 (452548, 127799)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.0466, -1.2503

Nearest Postcode

SO21 1HP

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3 possibly Late Neolithic or Bronze Age bowl barrows located 580 metres west of Cheesefoot Head on Fawley Down. All have been heavily ploughed. The middle barrow has been mainly destroyed due to excavations conducted for Winchester City Museum in 1968. Of the other 2 the smaller has a subcircular shaped mound with a deep hollow on its south east side due to a past excavation. The larger barrow has been squared off by ploughing. Scheduled.

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