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Monument Number 1592648

Hob Uid: 1592648
Location :
Somerset
Mendip
Berkley
Grid Ref : ST8043650389
Summary : Three ring ditches, possibly the remains of Bronze Age round barrows, are visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs to the west of Whitaker's Tyning Wood, north east of Frome.
More information : Three ring ditches, possibly the remains of Bronze Age round barrows, are visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs to the west of Whitaker’s Tyning Wood, north east of Frome. The site is centred at ST 80436 50389. Two of the ring ditches are positioned closely together, with another, larger possible barrow located adjacent to the east. The southern area of the larger ring ditch is curtailed by a modern field boundary and measures approximately 22 m in diameter. The smaller ring ditches measure approximately 14 m in diameter. These features were recorded from EH Reconnaissance aerial photographs of 2010. (1)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Oblique aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR 26846_051-052 27-MAY-2010
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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 : Round Barrow
Evidence : Cropmark

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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : ST 85 SW 82
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Associated Activities : EH AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE (SOUTH): 2010-11
Activity type : AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE
Start Date : 2010-04-01
End Date : 2011-03-31