Mound on The Leaze

Dorset

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Bronze Age
Motte And Bailey

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Dorset County Council

District Council

East Dorset District Council

Parish

Wimborne Minster

Parliamentary Constituency

Mid Dorset and North Poole

Grid Reference

SE006006 (400639, 99515)

WGS84 Coordinates

50.7946, -1.99093

Nearest Postcode

BH21 1DZ

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Notes

Mound originally thought to be a bowl barrow, but now interpreted as a possible motte. The mound is 33 metres in diameter and 1.7 metres high, witha flattish top 17 metres across. There is no evidence of a surrounding ditch. Scheduled.

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