SU0320 : Long barrow, Vernditch Chase

taken 10 years ago, near to Woodyates, Dorset, Great Britain

Long barrow, Vernditch Chase
Long barrow, Vernditch Chase
This long barrow is 38m long and 24 wide, with its higher and broader end oriented towards the southeast. Of its parallel side ditches only the western one is discernible. It is currently surrounded by trees, but at the time of its construction it would have been intervisible with the cluster of long barrows around the north-east terminal of the Dorset Cursus on Martin Down. The barrow is in a small part of Hampshire that pokes into Wiltshire/Dorset.
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SU0320, 39 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 27 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 30 January, 2008
Category
Ancient mound   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0355 2042 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:58.9905N 1:57.0481W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0354 2040
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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