Hampshire Treasures

Volume 6 ( East Hampshire)

Page 108 - East Meon

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Bowl Barrow
In the grounds of H.M.S. Mercury. 135 m. in diameter with no visible ditch. Tree covered but otherwise in good condition. O.S.A. No. SU61 NE5.     S.A.M. No. 120
N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 680 193
2305 60
Bowl Barrows (2)
Two mounds and traces of a third on War Hill. All are tree covered. O.S.A. No. SU62 SE1. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, (Grinsell), p.355.     S.A.M. No. 109
N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 682 257
2305 61
Bowl Barrow
Large spread mound, probable barrow, under crops. West of Tigwell Farm. O.S.A. No. SU62 SE6.     N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 675 243
2305 126
Iron Age
Field System
Contour lynchets average 2 m. in height with cross banks up to 0.5 m. Centred on grid reference. O.S.A. No. SU62 SE1.     N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 655 222
2305 124
Field System
Contour lynchets 1 m. in height on western slopes of Salt Hill. Cross banks up to 0.5 m. survive. O.S.A. No. SU62 SE1.     N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 667 203
2305 129
Field System
North of War Hill on a west facing slope. Lynchets under pasture and woodland on average 2 m. high. O.S.A. No. SU62 NE14.     N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 682 258
2305 117
Roman
Sculpture
Head of a woman carved in soft limestone 6 1/2 ins. high. Found at back of Redwood Cottage. Probably of second half of C.2. A.D. Now in possession of the British Museum. O.S.A. No. SU62 NE21.     N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 664 256
2305 122
Post Roman
Boundary Earthwork
Immediately west of Peak Farm. A ditch between two banks of a defensive nature facing north. Centred on grid reference. O.S.A. No. SU62 NE7. Ref: Field Archaeology as Illustrated by Hampshire, 1915, (Williams-Freeman), pp.292-3.     N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 663 253
2305 116
Jutish Buckle Plate
Found east of West Meon Hut on A272 road to Petersfield. Rectangle of bronze- gilt with a central garnet setting. Border of animal pattern. Possibly found in a barrow or mound alongside the road. Find in Winchester Museum. O.S.A. No. SU62 NE15. Ref: Antiquities Journal, Vol. 17, 1937, (Hooley), pp.199-200.     N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 669 262
2305 119
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