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Black Down, Priddy

Black Down, Priddy, Somerset BS40 7TZ View on map

Open access common land, including: 1) Beacon Batch Barrow Cemetery, a Bronze Age funerary landscape. 2) World War II tumps (mounds of stone and earth) constructed in a grid system to prevent aircraft from landing.


Opening Arrangements

At all times.


B3134, 2 miles south of the junction with the A368. Rail: Yatton (8.5 miles).

Parking Spaces


Available in nearby Burrington Combe.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes