This website uses cookies, see our Privacy Policy

Privacy

Bronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photograph | aerial photographs of Great Britain by Jonathan C.K. Webb
Home /

Bronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photograph

Bronze_Age_barrow_md10277bw.jpg Bronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photographThumbnailsBronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photographBronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photographThumbnailsBronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photographBronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photographThumbnailsBronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photographBronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photographThumbnailsBronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photographBronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photographThumbnailsBronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill aerial photograph
Buy this picture

aerial photograph of Bronze Age barrows on Five Barrows Hill, in the Exmoor National Park, Devon, England UK. There are actually rather more than five barrows on five barrow hill, probably around 8. The Hill likely gets its name from the fact that five of the barrows are visible from the roadway lower down the hill. Bowl Barrow burials typically date from the late Neolithic period to the Late Bronze Age, with the majority dated between 2400-1500BC. They are constructed as an earthen mound and may contain a single burial or several. There are more than 370 Barrows on Exmoor. Although the Barrows on 5 Barrow Hll have suffered some degrading over the years, considering they 4or 5000 years old, the archeology is remarkably well preserved.

Visits
320

The easiest way to navigate this gallery is using the geographic menu on the left. The aerial photographs are all organised in galleries according to their location so start with the county and then choose the town or village. Wales & Scotland are at the bottom under the English Counties. There is a search facility ( bottom left )but this only works with words I have put into it. That's fine for searches of places or well known buildings but in most cases I have not entered a post code. The gallery is only a small part of my collection of UK aerial photographs so please Email if you would like to buy an aerial view of something not in the gallery. There are over 25,000 photos in the gallery and I have an archive of around half a million pictures going back to 1999. As well as the views in my gallery, we can take new photographs specially to order, just email me for a quote.

Booking.com