SU0512 : Castle Hill, Cranborne, Dorset

near to Cranborne, Dorset, Great Britain

Castle Hill, Cranborne, Dorset
Castle Hill, Cranborne, Dorset
Castle Hill is an earthwork remains of a Motte and Bailey castle. The earthworks cover about 2.5 acres and comprise of a circular motte, 180ft in diameter and 28ft high, surrounded by a small ditch with an outer bank. A crescent-shaped bailey on the east is bounded by a rampart up to 25ft high, with an outer ditch.
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Monday, 5 December, 2005   (more nearby)
Monday, 5 December, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 058 126 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:54.7703N 1:55.1323W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 059 126
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