Two bowl barrows at Gibbet Firs, 950 metres south west and 1080 metres south west of Palmers Ford Works, Hurn - Christchurch

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Two bowl barrows at Gibbet Firs, 950m south west and 1080m south west of Palmers Ford Works
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1016091
  • Local Planning Authority: Christchurch
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Barrow


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

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally unsatisfactory with major localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Arable clipping
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Katy Hoskyn 0117 975 1311

Next steps

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