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Monument Number 1409900

Hob Uid: 1409900
Location :
Dorset
Woodlands
Grid Ref : SU0261010300
Summary : A very small round barrow, visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs, has been mapped by EH's Knowlton Circles Project. The date of this barrow is uncertain. It lies within an extensive cemetery known as the Knowlton Circles Barrow Group, and may be Bronze Age in date. It is also associated with a possible Neolithic enclosure. Many similar small barrows, which may be Prehistoric or Roman, also appear in the immediate vicinity.
More information : SU 0261 1030. A very small round barrow, visible as a cropmark on aerial photographs, has been mapped by EH's Knowlton Circles Project. It is defined by a single circular ditch 7.7m in diameter. The date of this barrow is uncertain. It lies within an extensive cemetery known as the Knowlton Circles Barrow Group (SU 01 SW 105), and may be Bronze Age in date. It is also adjacent to a possible Neolithic enclosure (SU 01 SW 207), and to the outer ditch of the Gerat Barrow (SU 01 SW 106). Many similar small barrows, which may be Prehistoric or Roman, also appear to the north (SU 01 SW 190). (1)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Oblique aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR SU 0210/6 (NMR 290/107) 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 : Round Barrow
Evidence : Cropmark
Monument Period Name : Bronze Age
Display Date : Bronze Age
Monument End Date : -700
Monument Start Date : -2600
Monument Type : Round Barrow
Evidence : Cropmark
Monument Period Name : Prehistoric, Roman
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Monument Type : Round Barrow
Evidence : Cropmark

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 35209
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External Cross Reference Source : Unified Designation System UID
External Cross Reference Number : 1020580
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SU 01 SW 208
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Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 621861
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 621849
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1409899
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