Hampshire Treasures

Volume 8 ( Test Valley North)

Page 195 - South Tidworth

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group B - Archaeological Sites and Remains
Bronze Age
Possible Round Barrow
Long Hill golf course. Flat-topped mound planted with large trees. Possibly a round barrow, but may be a tree mound. O.S.A. No. SU24 NW31.     SU 216 473
1721 12
Bowl Barrow (Site)
Ashdown Copse. No longer identifiable in area of hummocky grass. O.S.A. No. SU24 NW23. Ref: Celtic Earthworks of Salisbury Plain, (Amesbury Sheet) proof of 1939.     SU 238 469
1721 10
Skeletons
Recreation Ground. Remains of man, woman, and child discovered during excavations in 1923. O.S.A. No. SU24 NW22.     SU 225 472
1721 09
Bowl Barrows
Group known as 'Seven Barrows' close to northern boundary of the parish. Badly mutilated by tank tracks and by rabbits. O.S.A. No. SU24 NW20. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, pp.28-9, 347.     S.A.M. No. H/195
SU 218 487
1721 08
Bowl Barrows (2)
Long Hill golf course. Surmounted by trees. Earthwork to the west encroaches slightly on both barrows. O.S.A. No. SU24 NW19. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, p.347.     S.A.M. No. H.194
SU 212 479
1721 07
Bowl Barrow
East of Tidworth Station. 2.4m in height. Mutilated on west by army trench and also by small hole in the top. O.S.A. No. SU24 NW17.     SU 242 483
1721 06
Linear Earthwork
Devils Ditch. Crossing north-west corner of parish and running south to form part of the boundary between Hampshire and Wiltshire. O.S.A. No. SU24 NW11. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, p.141.     SU 217 487
1721 01
Bowl Barrow (Site)
West of 'Seven Barrows'. Almost completely destroyed by tank practice. O.S.A. No. SU24 NW13.     SU 217 487
1721 03
Iron Age
Settlement (Site)
Warren Hill. Red pottery found in area in 1915. Site under rough pasture. O.S.A. No. SU24 NE5. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, (1938-40), p.150.     SU 260 479
1721 14
Iron Age/Roman
Celtic Fields
Northern area of Parish. Well preserved with lynchets up to 3.5m in height. Field banks visible in places. O.S.A. No. SU24 NW14.     SU 213 487
1721 04
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