Hampshire Treasures

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Bowl Barrows (2)
Martin Down. A - 13 m. in diameter and 1.3 m. high with a surrounding ditch. B - 9 m. in diameter and 0.7 m. high. Both have a hollow depression in the centre. O.S.A. No. SU01 NE10. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938, (Grinsell), p. 356.     S.A.M. No. 127
N.P. Act
SU 063 183
2410 34
Martin Down Camp (known locally as 'Church Hey'). Sub-rectangular enclosure surrounded by a single ditch and low bank. Partially destroyed due to ploughing. Evidence of later Romano-British occupation. O.S.A. No. SU02 SW30. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, (Grinsell), p. 142.     S.A.M. No. 47
N.P. Act
SU 043 200
2410 27
Bowl Barrow
South of Toyd Farm. 12 m. in diameter and 1.2 m. high. No ditch visible. O.S.A. No. SU02 SE25. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, (Grinsell), p. 356.     SU 086 201
2410 63
Bowl Barrow
South south west of Toyd Farm. 19.0 m. in diameter and 1.5 m. high. Slight depression in centre. No ditch. O.S.A. No. SU02 SE26. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938, (Grinsell), p. 356.     SU 085 200
2410 64
Iron Age
Celtic Field Boundary Lines
North east of Bokerley Gap. Ditch 10.0 m. in width. Only 300 m. now survive. O.S.A. No. SU01 NW78.     N.P. Act
SU 036 197
2410 46
Celtic Fields (Site)
East of Bokerley Farm, Martin Down. A few vague lynchets remain but mainly ploughed out. O.S.A. No. SU01 NW4. Ref: Wessex from the Air, 1928, (Crawford), p. 230.     N.P. Act
SU 045 192
2410 44
Found north west of Coote Arms Inn, 1939. Within a few yards of the Dorchester to Old Sarum Roman road. O.S.A. No. SU02 Sw32. Ref: Accession Book - Salisbury Museum.     SU 046 214
2410 56
Found in a pit west of Martin Down Camp. Finds include: Samian and Romano-British ware, flints and animal remains. A Romano-British door key was also discovered; many have been found in this district. O.S.A. No. SU02 SW33.     N.P. Act
SU 041 201
2410 57
Ancient Village (Site)
Tidpit Down. 120 m. by 90 m. bounded by a bank with an outer ditch. A large amount of Romano-British pottery was found within the enclosure. O.S.A. No. SU01 NE15.     N.P. Act
SU 069 180
2410 54
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