SU2051 : Disc barrow, Weather Hill

taken 4 years ago, near to Everleigh, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Disc barrow, Weather Hill
Disc barrow, Weather Hill
A rare example of a disc barrow on part of Salisbury Plain used by the MOD. LinkExternal link The site is demarcated by white-topped posts which can be seen by tanks both day and night.
Disc barrows are round barrows featuring a small mound separated from a ditch of much greater diameter by a wide berm. The ditch may be accompanied by an external (or occasionally internal) bank; in this example there is an outer bank. Probably Bronze Age.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 25 April, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 April, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Grassland 
Period (from Tags)
Bronze Age 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 2041 5131 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:15.6353N 1:42.5330W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 2045 5135
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Other Tags
Round Barrow  Disc Barrow  Salisbury Plain  MOD  MOD Land  MOD Training Area 

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