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Name:Bowl Barrow, Canford Heath, Poole
Type of Record:Monument
HER Number:MDO6760
Last edited:Dec

Monument Type(s)


Bowl barrow, 15 m in diameter and 1.6 m high, with slight traces of a surrounding quarry ditch visible, on Canford Heath. The barrow is visible as a low mound on 1940s aerial photographs and was digitally plotted by the Dorset Stour NMP project.

Protected Status

  • Scheduled Monument DO 111: Group of round barrows on Canford Heath

Sources and Further Reading

<1>SDO150 - Bibliographic reference: Royal Commission on Historical Monuments (England). 1970. An Inventory of Historical Monuments in the County of Dorset. Volume Two (South East) Part III. 448.
<2>SDO9937 - Index: National Monuments Record. NMR Monument Record. SZ09NW 30.
<3>SDO16048 - Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 12-DEC-46. RAF/CPE/UK/1893 RP 3256-7.

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