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Monument Number 1409903

Hob Uid: 1409903
Location :
Dorset
Woodlands
Grid Ref : SU0244010500
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 associated with the Knowlton Circles group of monuments, and may represent a Neolithic mortuary enclosure or long barrow.
More information : SU 0244 1050. 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 19.2m x 11.6m, aligned northwest - southeast, with gaps in the west side and northeastern corner. It is associated with the Knowlton Circles group of monuments (SU 01 SW 44), lying to the north of Church Henge (SU 01 SW 102) and to the northeast of North Henge (SU 10 SW 103), and may represent a Neolithic mortuary enclosure or long barrow. (1)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Oblique aerial photograph reference number
Source details : NMR SU 0210/78 (NMR 15314/15) 13-JUL-1995
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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

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SU 01 SW 209
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Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 213817
Relationship type : General association
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Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 621822
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 1409866
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