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Monument Number 1409899

Hob Uid: 1409899
Location :
Dorset
Woodlands
Grid Ref : SU0262010300
Summary : An oval enclosure of uncertain date is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs, and has been mapped by EH's Knowlton Circles Project. The enclosure is located within the Knowlton Circles group of monuments, adjacent to the Great Barrow, and may represent a Neolithic mortuary enclosure or long barrow.
More information : SU 0262 1030. An oval enclosure of uncertain date is visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs, and has been mapped by EH's Knowlton Circles Project. The enclosure is defined by a single ditch 36m x 15m, aligned northeast - southwest, with a gap in the northwestern side. It is located within the Knowlton Circles group of monuments (SU 01 SW 44), adjacent to the Great Barrow (SU 01 SW 106), and may represent a Neolithic mortuary enclosure or long barrow. A small circular feature, possibly a round barrow, lies adjacent to the northwestern side (SU 01 SW 208). (1)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Oblique aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR SU 0210/6 (NMR 290/17) 26-JUN-1970
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Neolithic
Display Date : Neolithic
Monument End Date : -2200
Monument Start Date : -4000
Monument Type : Oval Enclosure, Mortuary Enclosure, Long Barrow
Evidence : Cropmark
Monument Period Name : Prehistoric, Roman
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Monument Type : Oval Enclosure
Evidence : Cropmark

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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 35209
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Unified Designation System UID
External Cross Reference Number : 1010580
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SU 01 SW 207
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Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 213817
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 621861
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1409900
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1409903
Relationship type : General association

Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, ENGLISH HERITAGE: KNOWLTON, DORSET
Activity type : AERIAL PHOTOGRAPH INTERPRETATION
Start Date : 2000-11-27
End Date : 2001-02-09