Two round barrows on Wears Hill, Abbotsbury - West Dorset

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Two round barrows on Wears Hill
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1002731
  • Local Planning Authority: West Dorset
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Barrow


  • County: Dorset
  • District / Borough: West Dorset
  • Parish: Abbotsbury
  • Parliamentary Constituency: West Dorset
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree growth
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Keith Miller 0117 975 0670

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England