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Somerset Historic Environment Record

35440

Site Name: Ring ditch, Battle Gore, Williton
SCHEDULED MONUMENT: Round barrow cemetery at Battle Gore immediately west of North Road [No:33704]
Civil Parish: Williton
Part of:
PRN 35378Battlegore barrow cemetery, north of Williton
Comprises:
PRN 32209Geophysical survey (2009-10), W of Williton
Grid Ref: ST 0749 4148 (ST 04 SE)
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Image: Image of HER 35440 - Photo by Somerset County Council (1995)
  HER 35440 - Photo by Somerset County Council (1995)

Public access:

The public accessibility of this site is unknown or has not been checked. Please ask locally and do not visit without permission. [Information last updated on 21 May 2003]

Details:

Aerial photographs show clearly a ring ditch between the upstanding barrows (PRNs 34186 and 34187 ). It appears smaller than these and lies just to the south of a former field boundary. Presumably it represents another barrow in the cemetery PRN 35378. {1}

References:

1 Verbal communication - Webster, C (Chris). Somerset County Council, Historic Environment Record (May 1996). Location: Verbal, electronic or direct entry, no source retained
2 Aerial photographs - DAP YR15-21. (1995) Location: HER digital information, prints in archive at Somerset Heritage Centre.
3 Aerial photographs - DAP ABS 13-14. (22/7/1997) Location: HER digital information, prints in archive at Somerset Heritage Centre.

Record created in May 1996

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