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Winterborne Came 18b, Bincombe, Dorset

Tumulus (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SY 680 860 Also Known as: Monument No.1300126  (Pastscape) Archaeology & History A number of very large prehistoric burial mounds, or tumuli, were destroyed in this part of Dorset in the 19th century, including … Continue reading

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Came Down Carving, Winterborne Came, Bincombe, Dorset

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SY 680 860 Also Known as:  Winterborne Came 18b Carving (Grinsell) Archaeology & History On January 27, 1848, the great Dorsetshire antiquarian Charles Warne sent a letter to the British Archaeological Association about a series … Continue reading

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Culliford Tree Barrow, Whitcombe, Dorset

Tumulus:  OS Grid Reference – SY 6691 8548 Also Known as: Music Barrow Warne’s Barrow 22 Whitcombe 1 (Grinsell) Archaeology & History Crowned by a clump of trees on its top (planted in 1740), this hilltop site is one of … Continue reading

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