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Wednesday, 25 November 2015

Boles Barrow -- photo from Pete G


Here is a splendid photo of Boles Barrow -- kindly sent by Pete Glastonbury.  He says:  "Here is a recent photos of Boles Barrow. it is now protected from the military and has chicken wire covering it to stop the badgers.  I am looking into getting permission to photograph it from a drone sometime soon."  I assume that's chalk rather than slow that we can see.  Anyway, glad it's now being better protected, and we look forward to seeing some new photos from the air........

1 comment:

TonyH said...


It is common practice on Salisbury Plain to protect barrows with chicken wire to stop the bsdgers excavating archaeological remains when seeking to build their setts.