Roman amphitheatre 1/2 mile (800m) N of Charterhouse

Somerset

Local Area Google Map
Local Area OS Map

We don't have any photos of this monument yet.

Upload a photo

Tagged With

Roman

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Somerset County Council

District Council

Mendip District Council

Parish

Priddy

Parliamentary Constituency

Wells

Grid Reference

SJ499499 (349887, 156506)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.305, -2.71897

Nearest Postcode

BS40 7XX

The nearest postcode is an aid to location, and does not necessarily reflect the actual address of the monument. Most scheduled monuments are not occupied buildings and have no postal address or postcode of their own. In rural and coastal areas, the nearest geocodable postal address may be several miles away.


Notes

Earthwork enclosure comprising a large circular depression surrounded by a bank. Excavations in 1909 and 1938 did not yield conclusive results, but finds suggest a Roman date, and an amphitheatre seems the most plausible interpretation.

English Heritage

User-Submitted Notes

We don't have any user-contributed notes about this monument yet. Do you know anything about it that you can tell us? Add your contribution here.


Share |