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Bratton G8a

primary name: Bratton G8a

other name: JT: Bratton

archaeology / bronze age

SiteName: Down near Bratton Castle, Parish: Bratton, County: Wiltshire, LocalityType: bowl barrow, LocalityType: round barrow, Coordinates:

Bowl barrow with primary crouched inhumation in circular cist.
author: Martin, Andrew, Dr.

Barrow [6a]. Small round barrow less than 1 ft. high on down near Bratton Castle. Opened, circular cist with crouched skeleton, no relics. Skull at Cambridge Museum, No. 254. This barrow is apparently not mentioned in the list or shown on 0.M. 45 SW., unless it is the " mound " S. of the camp.

Ex. JT: primary crouched skeleton. Despite the slight discrepancy in height, this may well be same as the last. WAM xxxviii. 377. Skull no. 254 in CAMB ANAT. Mus.

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