Bowl barrow on Beaminster Down 770 metres north east of Higher Meerhay Farm, Beaminster - West Dorset

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Bowl barrow on Beaminster Down 770m north east of Higher Meerhay Farm
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1015050
  • Local Planning Authority: West Dorset
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Barrow

Location

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

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally unsatisfactory with major localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Arable clipping
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Mixed, multiple owners

Contact Details

Katy Hoskyn 0117 975 1311

Next steps

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