Hampshire Treasures

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Salterns (Site)
Now salt marsh with slight water-filled hollows enclosed by old banks. Mediaeval and possibly later. Area centred on grid reference. O.S.A. No. SU40 SE5.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 481 014
2211 15
Salterns (Site)
Cadland Estates. Details as above. Mediaeval and possibly later. O.S.A. No. SU40 SE5.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 484 016
2211 14
Saltern (Site)
On boundary of new power station. Mediaeval and later. Fawley saltworks thrived until early C.19. O.S.A. No. SU40 SE1.     SU 467 032
2211 13
Saltern (Site)
Off present refinery. Mediaeval and possibly later. An expanse of shingle. No trace remains. O.S.A. No. SU40 SE1.     SU 465 036
2211 12
Pleistocene Deposits
Stone Point, foreshore and cliff. An exposure of inter-glacial deposits, sands, gravel, clay and peat. Ref: Proceedings of the Geological Association, Vol. 86, 1975, p.p. 349-363.     N.P. Act
S.S.S.I.
A.O.N.B.
C.O.S.
SU 457 984
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Group B - Archaeological Sites and Remains
Stone Age
Leaf-Shaped Arrowhead
Neolithic implements, 3 ins long, of black slightly patinated flint. Fine edge chipping. Found after ploughing. Site now under housing estate. O.S.A. No. SU40 SW25.     SU 434 031
2211 11
Arrowhead
Barbed and tangled arrowhead. Late Neolithic or early Bronze Age. Grey lustrous flint 1/2 ins long and wide. O.S.A. No. SU40 SW23.     SU 429 037
2211 09
Arrowhead
Mesolithic/Neolithic triangular flint arrowhead. O.S.A. No. SU40 SW36.     SU 427 035
2211 45
Thames Pick
Small Mesolithic flint tranchet axe. O.S.A. No. SU40 SW30.     SU 427 035
2211 44
Bronze Age
Bell Barrow (Site)
On open forest. No trace remains. O.S.A. No. SU40 SW17. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, p.p. 212, 361.     SU 424 046
2211 01
Bowl Barrow (Site)
On open forest. O.S.A. No. SU40 SW1 7. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, p.p. 212, 361.     SU 425 046
2211 02
Bowl Barrow (Site)
Ground uneven and overgrown. No visible signs remain. O.S.A. No. SU40 SW18. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, p.361.     SU 425 045
2211 03
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