Hampshire Treasures

Volume 8 ( Test Valley North)

Page 14 - Amport

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group B - Archaeological Sites and Remains
Bronze Age
Barrows (8)
South-east corner of Cholderton Park. Very fine group of barrows, three still with surrounding ditches. All but one protected by clumps of trees. O.S.A. No. SU24 SW14. Ref: 1. P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1937-40, pp.13, 37, 216, 348. Ref: 2. Field Archaeology as Illustrated by Hampshire, 1915, (Williams-Freeman), pp.124, 339.     S.A.M. No. H. 17
SU 244 423
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Bowl Barrows (3)
Sited in woodland in south-west corner of Cholderton Park. No trace of ditch. Two of the barrows tree-covered. O.S.A. No. SU24 SW12.     SU 234 418
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Implements
Cholderton Lodge. Palstave and socketed axe found in the 1930s. O.S.A. No. SU24 SW13.     SU 235 420
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Bowl Barrows (Site)
West of Quarley Hill. No visible trace remains. Field regularly ploughed.     SU 244 432
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Bowl Barrow
Cholderton Hill. Average diameter 16.0m and 0.5m high. O.S.A. No. SU24 SW11. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, p.348.     SU 248 428
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Boundary Ditch
Linear earthwork extending from Shipton Wood southward past Quarley Hill to Tower Hill. O.S.A. No. SU24 SE11. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, p.141.     SU 250 434
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Barrow (Site)
East of Middlecot. No trace visible on the ground. Field is subject to regular ploughing. O.S.A. No. SU24 SE7.     SU 263 440
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Barrow (Site)
South of Upper Amport Wood. Cropmark of barrow circle with ditch. No longer visible from the ground. Subject to regular ploughing. O.S.A. No. SU24 SE17.     SU 279 434
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Barrow (Site)
Hay Down. No visible remains. O.S.A. No. SU24 SE12.     SU 299 446
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Barrow (Site)
North-west of Weyhill Station. Mediaeval and Roman pottery found when barrow was excavated in 1911. Site partly covered by housing development. O.S.A. No. SU34 NW9. Ref: 1. P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, p.349. Ref: 2. The Andover District, 1922, (Crawford), p.62.     SU 302 464
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