Hampshire Treasures

Volume 9 ( Test Valley South)

Page 47 - East Tytherley

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group B - Archaeological Sites and Remains
Bronze Age
Bowl Barrows (4)
Broughton Hill Clumps. Land under plough but outlines still visible. Centred on grid reference. O.S.A. No. SU33 SW3. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 14, 1938-40, (Grinsell), p.352.     S.A.M. No. 421
SU 306 316
2509 11
Iron Age
Hill Fort (Remains)
Holbury Wood Camp. A sharply-contoured hill composed of sand which has been supposed on largely circumstantial evidence to be an earthwork fort. O.S.A. No. SU22 SE22. Ref: Field Archaeology as Illustrated by Hampshire, (Williams-Freeman), pp.161, 378.     S.A.M. No. 50
SU 285 274
2509 06
Roman
Coins and Pottery
Holbury Wood. Thirty coins of A.D. 250-350 and fragments of pottery found in March 1869. Location of find centred on grid reference. O.S.A. No. SU22 NE18.     SU 287 274
2509 10
Post Norman
Park Pale (Remains)
Michael de Columbars enclosed the park some time before A.D. 1226. Most of the pale can still be recognised in various parts of the parish. Centred on grid reference. O.S.A. No. SU22 NE9. Ref: V.C.H., Vol. 9, p.515.     SU 289 287
2509 07
Manor House (Site)
South of St. Peter's Church. Visible as a large platform now under pasture. Apart from a well and a number of freestone blocks, no trace of the building remains. Probably built on the site of a C.13 manor house. O.S.A. No. SU22 NE12. Ref: 1. V.C.H., Vol. 4, pp.515-7. Ref: 2. P.H.F.C., Vol. 9, 1920, (Suckling), pp.1-22.     S.A.M. No. 449
SU 292 289
2509 09
Fishponds (Remains)
Fishpond Wood. The ponds probably originally belonged to the possible C.14 or C.15 manor house. Their present shape indicates that they had been incorporated into an C.18 landscaped garden. The ponds are now overgrown and dry. O.S.A. No. SU22 NE10.     SU 284 288
2509 08
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