SU0420 : Prehistoric enclosure, Martin Down

taken 10 years ago, near to Martin Drove End, Hampshire, Great Britain

Prehistoric enclosure, Martin Down
Prehistoric enclosure, Martin Down
The earthworks in the centre of this photograph are on the north-east side of the rectangular enclosure on the slopes of Martin Down. This rectangular enclosure was excavated by General Pitt-Rivers in 1895 and the existing earthworks are his reconstruction of the site. It is 90m long and 60m wide and believed to date from the mid Bronze Age, with continued use by the Romano-British. The site provides the site-type for the 'Martin Down style enclosure' in the English Heritage Monument Class Descriptions.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 27 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 29 January, 2008
Earthworks   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0433 2007 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:58.8014N 1:56.3816W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0442 2000
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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