primary name: Bratton G2
other name: RCH: Bratton
archaeology / bronze age
SiteName: NE. of New Farm,
LocalityType: bowl barrow,
LocalityType: round barrow,
Bowl barrow with primary (?) cremation in large urn with a small
decorated EBA handled cup.
author: Martin, Andrew, Dr.
There are some few barrows on these downs, one of which Mr.
Cunnington opened. It is situated near Grant's farm, on the
right side of the track-way, upon some newly broken up land, is
large, though flat. It contained two rude urns, the one placed
within the other, and an interment of burnt bones. The large urn
was broken in pieces; the small one, containing about three
pints, is still preserved in our Museum, and is rather
particular in its shape, having a perforated and projecting
Ex. WC: primary (?) cremation in large urn containing small
decorated handled cup of EBA type. AW i. 66; Arch. xliii. 348,
fig. 25; DMCat. i, no. 20.