Bowl Barrow 610m Ese of the Fire Tower on Monkham Hill


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Bronze Age

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Somerset County Council

District Council

West Somerset District Council



Parliamentary Constituency

Bridgwater and West Somerset

Grid Reference

SN992992 (299214, 139134)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.1421, -3.44089

Nearest Postcode

TA23 0LF

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Earthwork remains of a very well defined bowl barrow on Monkham Hill. The barrow survives as an earthern mound measuring roughly 19 metres in diameter and standing to a height of 1.4 metres. An encircling ditch is evident on the eastern side as a slight depression.

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