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Monument Number 1482611

Hob Uid: 1482611
Location :
Wiltshire
Charlton
Grid Ref : SU1096556740
Summary : The cropmark of a probable Bronze Age ring ditch can be seen on aerial photographs taken in 1959. This ring ditch is approximately 35m in diameter. This is one of 16 closely spaced barrows in an area measuring approximately 4 hectares situated near Cuttenham Farm in a field south of the river Avon. Within the outer ditch is a second ring ditch that measures approximately 24m in diameter. These cropmarks show through the slight remains of the mound visible on lidar.
More information : The cropmark of a probable Bronze Age ring ditch can be seen on aerial photographs taken in 1959. This ring ditch is approximately 35m in diameter. This is one of 16 closely spaced barrows in an area measuring approximately 4 hectares situated near Cuttenham Farm in a field south of the river Avon, at SU 1096 5674. Within the outer ditch is a second ring ditch that measures approximately 24m in diameter. These cropmarks show through the slight remains of the mound visible on lidar.(1-2)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Vertical aerial photograph reference number
Source details : RAF 58/T3021 162 14-JUL-1959
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Source Number : 2
Source : Light detection and ranging (lidar) airborne survey
Source details : LIDAR SU1056 Environment Agency D0048689 3-4-NOV-2005
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Bronze Age
Display Date : Bronze Age
Monument End Date : -700
Monument Start Date : -2600
Monument Type : Ring Ditch, Barrow
Evidence : Cropmark, Earthwork

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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SU 15 NW 129
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Associated Activities : Primary, ENGLISH HERITAGE: MARDEN ENVIRONS VALE OF PEWSEY NMP
Activity type : AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH INTERPRETATION
Start Date : 2008-06-01
End Date : 2009-10-01