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Name:Bowl Barrow, Canford Heath, Poole
Type of Record:Monument
HER Number:MDO6761
Last edited:Dec

Monument Type(s)


Bowl barrow with slight traces of a ditch. It has been damaged by rabbits. The barrow is visible on 1940s aerial photographs and on current Lidar imagery and was digitally plotted from these 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>SDO131 - Index: Ordnance Survey. Ordnance Survey Records. SZ 09 NW 29.
<3>SDO16029 - Aerial Photograph: Royal Air Force. 12-DEC-46. RAF/CPE/UK/1893 RP 3255-6.
<4>SDO15442 - Aerial Photograph: XX-XXX-2015. Environment Agency DTM Lidar 1m.

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