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MONUMENT NO. 221701

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A Bronze Age bell barrow, part of a group of four barrows (see also SU 17 SW 195-7). Listed by Grinsell as Avebury 39, this was the only one of the four not to have been dug into by Merewether in 1849. However, Ordnance Survey field investigation in 1975 noted a shallow depression in the mound summit. The barrow survives as a mound 54 metres in diameter and 2.6 metres high, surrounded by a berm 4.5 metres wide. the ditch, circa 8 metres wide, is now 0.2 metres deep.

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