Hampshire Treasures

Volume 1 ( Winchester City District)

Page 335 - Wonston

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group A - Natural Features
Trees
Wrights Way. A selection of beech, birch and poplar trees, varying in age between 25/35 years.     T.P.O. No. 607
SU 568 439
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Group B - Archaeological Sites and Remains
Stone Age
Long Barrow
Situated in the angle between the Andover/Basingstoke road and the track to Cranbourne Wood. A mound 210ft. long and 100ft. wide. It is 4ft. high at the east end and is under grass. O.S.A. No. SU44 SE11. Ref: 1. P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, 'Hampshire Barrows' (Grinsell), pp.196, 198. Ref: 2. Map of Hampshire, 1759, (Taylor).     SU 489 424
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Implement (Site)
Triangular flint implement found 29th March 1920. Nothing of significance noted at the site which is now under pasture. O.S.A. No. SU43 NE24.     SU 495 377
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Bronze Age
Long Barrow
East south east of Wonston Farm. About 300ft. long and 50ft. broad, including ditch, 5ft. high.     S.A.M. No. 238
SU 479 362
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Earthworks
Half mile north west of Larkwhistle Farm.     S.A.M. No. 79
SU 453 367
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Long Barrow Bowl Barrow
West of Railway Line. Neolithic/Bronze Age, Greenstone Adze. Found circa 1958. O.S.A. No. SU43 NE18.     S.A.M. No. 64
SU 473 361
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Bowl Barrows (4) (Site)
Two are visible on the ground though ploughed. All appear on O.S.A.P. 5429. The sites are within freshly ploughed fields upon the crest of a south east slope. O.S.A. No. SU43 NE4. Ref: 1. O.S. 6', 1911. Ref: 2 P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, (Grinsell), p.352.     SU 459 368
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Round Barrow (Site)
Possible crop mark but nothing visible on the ground. O.S.A. No. SU43 NE6.     SU 472 388
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Bowl Barrow (Site)
Ploughed down bowl barrow. 29.0m. - by 26.5m. No traces of a ditch. Situated in corn stubble field. O.S.A. No. SU43 NE16.     SU 466 369
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